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Purpose Properties extraction, identification, metadata editing
Source Code Repository
Distributed under same terms as Perl language (GNU GPL or "Artistic license")
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Metadata / feature extraction and editing tool. Supports many formats; mainly still image formats but also documents and various audio and video formats. Although ExifTool is not a validator, it often reports useful information in case of defective files.

User Experiences

e.g. links to AQuA/SCAPE/Hackathon issues that use the tool
SPRUCE Mashup - London 2012 - "Solving TIFF malformation using exiftool"

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