Browse, remove and replace media file tags with Metadata++
April 7, 2017 – 04:17 | No Comment
Browse, remove and replace media file tags with Metadata++

Windows File Explorer has been able to display basic media file metadata for years, but it doesn’t support all the tags you’re likely to need, and it’s inconvenient to set up and use.
Metadata++ is a …

View and edit music file tags with AudioShell
June 13, 2016 – 05:47 | Comments Off on View and edit music file tags with AudioShell
View and edit music file tags with AudioShell

AudioShell is a Windows Explorer extension which enables viewing and editing of ID3 and other tags.
You may be able to do some of this already, depending on your Windows version and other software you might …

Remove JPG and PNG tags with StripPhoric
February 18, 2015 – 06:01 | Comments Off on Remove JPG and PNG tags with StripPhoric
Remove JPG and PNG tags with StripPhoric

StripPhoric is a free tool which removes JPG and PNG metadata, reducing file sizes, and – by removing details like geotags – perhaps protecting your privacy.
The program is extremely basic, and has a few annoyances, …

Batch rename your photos with Exif ReName
November 24, 2014 – 14:34 | Comments Off on Batch rename your photos with Exif ReName
Batch rename your photos with Exif ReName

Everyone has their own idea of how digital photos should be named. This might change from time to time, cameras usually produce something entirely different, and the end result can be a hard-to-browse tangle of …

Strip metadata from your photos with JPEG & PNG Stripper
June 2, 2014 – 08:31 | Comments Off on Strip metadata from your photos with JPEG & PNG Stripper
Strip metadata from your photos with JPEG & PNG Stripper

Digital photos often include metadata, hidden tags which hold more information about them: camera name, model, date taken, maybe the place (if the camera was GPS-enabled), the flash mode, ISO speed, image thumbnail and more. …

FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever
March 7, 2014 – 13:16 | Comments Off on FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever
FileBot 4.0 makes media analysis and renaming easier than ever

The larger your movie and media collection, the harder it can be to manage. What happens if your carefully crafted naming convention proves incompatible with the new media server you’ve switched to? Or you’re missing …

Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot
January 8, 2014 – 11:32 | Comments Off on Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot
Rename music, movie and TV media files quickly with Collbee and FileBot

You’ve spent ages building the ultimate digital movie and TV collection, and now you’re ready to introduce it to a media server, so it’s easily accessible from a range of devices. The only problem is, …

BatchPurifier LITE quickly strips JPEG metadata
December 5, 2013 – 14:37 | Comments Off on BatchPurifier LITE quickly strips JPEG metadata
BatchPurifier LITE quickly strips JPEG metadata

Take a picture with a digital camera and your JPEG will usually have plenty of metadata attached: camera name, model, date taken, flash mode, ISO speed and more. You might then add a title, author, …

WebCacheImageInfo: NirSoft’s latest forensics tool
December 2, 2013 – 06:58 | Comments Off on WebCacheImageInfo: NirSoft’s latest forensics tool
WebCacheImageInfo: NirSoft’s latest forensics tool

NirSoft has released WebCacheImageInfo, a computer forensics tool which scans your browser caches (Chrome, Firefox or Internet Explorer) and displays details on any JPEGs which contain interesting metadata.
The information available can (but won’t necessarily) include …

Add image previews to Explorer right-click menus with FastPreview
August 30, 2013 – 11:00 | Comments Off on Add image previews to Explorer right-click menus with FastPreview
Add image previews to Explorer right-click menus with FastPreview

The Windows Explorer Preview pane can be a convenient way to display the currently selected image without launching a separate viewer. This also consumes a large chunk of screen space, though, which is why many …

View and edit metadata for all your files with File Metadata
June 6, 2013 – 13:45 | Comments Off on View and edit metadata for all your files with File Metadata
View and edit metadata for all your files with File Metadata

Windows Explorer has displayed file metadata for a very long time. Click an image, say, and you’ll see (and have the option to edit) details like the picture title, author, comments, camera manufacturer, model and …