How to Use Metadata
The term “metadata” refers to information about a media asset. Students will be able to view the metadata entered about the media assets while playing the asset. Certain metadata fields in ShareStream are required fields: the Title, Contributor, and Description. Metadata for each media asset can be viewed and edited in the Course Collection.
To view metadata about a media asset, select one of the following options:
- Click the More Info link in the Media Player.
- Or, select the media asset in the thumbnail or list view, and on the Action menu, click Information.
The Metadata popup window opens.
To edit the metadata for media:
1. Select the media asset.
2. Click on the Action menu, and then click on Information. Or, click on the More Info link below the Media Player.
3. Click the Edit tab.
4. On the Edit tab, edit the fields as necessary, and then click Done.
Next: Instructions on How to Download Media.