setEntMetaData

Syntax

app.setEntMetaData(metaData);

Parameters

metaData EntMetaData

Meta data of the object to set metadata properties for.

Return value int32

The status returned from the Studio Server

Description

The setEntMetaData() method sets metadata properties for an object stored in Studio Server. The object identifier of the Studio Server object is included in the EntMetaData object. The method throws an exception in case of an error.

Limitations:

Examples

Example title

// get metadata of object '19083', change the 'Cities' custom property of type multilist and set the metadata on the server object.
var objID = "19083";
var meta;
var key = "C_CITIES";
try {
    meta = app.getEntMetaData(objID);
    var objectStatus = meta.get(key);
    meta.set(key, ["Paris", "Berlin"]);
    app.setEntMetaData( meta );
}
catch(e) {
    alert("Setting metadata properties for [" + key + "] failed: [" + e.message + "].");
}

Supported versions

Adobe Version Supported
CC 2019  
2020  
2021  
2022 17.0.2+ ✔