Synchronize metadata between photos in the catalog
Specific metadata in selected photos can be
synchronized with metadata in another photo. This provides a fast
way to add information and IPTC metadata to photos. Synchronizing
metadata saves you the effort of repeatedly typing the same metadata
- Select a photo in the Grid view that has metadata
that other photos will synchronize to. This becomes the active photo.
- Ctrl-click (Windows) or Command-click (Mac OS)
to select photos that will synchronize with the active photo. Shift-click
to select contiguous photos.
- Do one of the following:
- In the Synchronize Metadata dialog box, select the metadata
that you want and then click Synchronize.
Note: The metadata you select to synchronize overwrites
existing metadata in the selected photos.
- (Optional) Choose Metadata > Enable Auto
Sync or click the Enable Auto Sync switch on the Sync button to
automatically apply metadata changes to all selected photos as you