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Downloads of v 2.5.2:


Last Update:

10 Jun 2024

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Logipole


metadata++ metadataplusplus metadatapp metadata editor viewer tool


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2.5.2 | Updated: 10 Jun 2024



Downloads of v 2.5.2:



Software Author(s):

  • Logipole

Metadata++ 2.5.2

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Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


Scan Testing Resulted in Flagged as a Note:

At least one file within this package has greater than 0 detections, but less than 5

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Metadata++, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Metadata++, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Metadata++, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:


This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade metadataplusplus -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade metadataplusplus -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install metadataplusplus
    name: metadataplusplus
    version: '2.5.2'
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.

chocolatey_package 'metadataplusplus' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.5.2'

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.

cChocoPackageInstaller metadataplusplus
    Name     = "metadataplusplus"
    Version  = "2.5.2"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.

package { 'metadataplusplus':
  ensure   => '2.5.2',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.


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Package Approved

This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 03 Jul 2024.


Screenshot of Metadata++

Metadata++ is a highly efficient tool tailored for managing metadata on 64-bit Windows 10/11 systems. It stands out for its remarkable speed and smooth user experience, ensuring quick navigation through directories, rapid directory reading, and fluid rendering of panels and thumbnails. Its portable version conveniently stores all configurations and settings in the same folder from which it is executed.

Performance Optimized

  • Fast and intuitive interface for efficient metadata management.

Broad Format Support

  • Image/Photo Formats: Supports nearly all image formats capable of carrying metadata including CR2, CRW, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, RAW, and WEBM.
  • Audio Formats: Supports a wide range of audio formats including MP3, MP4, OGG, and WAV.
  • Video Formats: Supports various video formats such as AVI, MP4, DivX, and WEBM.
  • Text Formats: Accommodates almost all text formats including XML, OOXML, PDF, and RTF.

Custom Sidecar Creation

  • Ability to create sidecars to house your custom metadata, even for files that traditionally don't support metadata. This feature allows you to rate any file format.

Additional Features

  • Native UNICODE Display: Ensures correct display of text and characters from any language.
  • Search Plugin: Enhances the ability to find and manage metadata across files.
  • Multi-language Interface: Available in English, French, Spanish, and Russian.

Easy Updates

  • No need to uninstall before updating; new updates install over old versions seamlessly. Just ensure all instances of Metadata++ are closed before installing an update.

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

# Package args
$packageArgs = @{
    PackageName    = "metadataplusplus"
    SoftwareName   = "Metadata++*"
    Version        = "2.05.2"
    Url            = "https://www.logipole.com/download/metadata++/metadata++-2-05-2.exe"
    Checksum       = "46EB6C013B1137A740F5679AC283F65B64975AE1091446985AC077A03448DDE8"
    ChecksumType   = "sha256"
    SilentArgs     = "/verysilent"
    ValidExitCodes = @(0)

# Install
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Metadata++ 2.5.1 133 Tuesday, November 28, 2023 Approved
Metadata++ 2.5.0 46 Monday, November 20, 2023 Approved
Metadata++ 2.02.3 250 Thursday, December 29, 2022 Approved
Metadata++ 2.00.4 231 Thursday, September 16, 2021 Approved
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