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User Guide
Configuring Metadata

Use the Metadata interface of the Dashboard to configure user-defined metadata.
Note:You must be an Administrator to access the Administration interface.

You must have taxonomy configured. To learn more, see Configuring Taxonomy.
  1. In the Dashboard interface, click Metadata .

    Expected Result
    The Metadata interface displays.

  2. In the Category Name field, enter a name for the category.

    Step Information
  3. Click Add Category .

    Expected Result
    A Category section is added.
  4. Complete the following fields:

    1. Enter a Label. This is a label for the metadata category. It displays when applying or filtering metadata.
    2. Select a Type. In easyDITA, all metadata is built off taxonomy. 
    3. Select a Value range. These are the taxonomy terms you want to connect to your metadata category.
  5. (Optional) To enable search filtering using metadata, check Search facet . Filters TabContent Manager
  6. (Optional) To enable the metadata so you can assign it to files, check Enabled . Properties TabResource Viewer
  7. Click Save Changes.

A user-defined metadata value is configured.