Tools - Settings - View - Viewer -
Under "Tools → Settings → View → Viewer" in the tab "Metadata/Exif" the following settings are offered for the viewer and/or the quick viewer.
These settings are applied for the:
- Viewer, if the window "Configure viewer" was opened via the "Viewer" button
- Quick viewer, if the window "Configure viewer" was opened via the "Quick viewer" button,
or if it was opened via the "Viewer" button and the setting "Use same settings for viewer and quick viewer" is checked.
If exiftool.exe is installed on the system, FreeCommander is able to read exif-/metadaten with the help of exiftool, from all files/folders (that contain exif/metadata), show this data in the viewer and use it for the function "Multi rename".
- the option "Use exiftool.exe for showing metadata/exif" is checked
- exiftool.exe is installed and its path is entered
- in the field "Show" "Tag title", or "Tag title - grouped" is selected
the "viewer" can show all metadata (found by exiftool) in the selected language
If the option "Use exiftool.exe for showing metadata/exif" is not checked, FreeCommander reads exif/metadata directly from image files.
- Function "Multi rename"
If exiftool.exe is installed and its path is entered, activating the button next to a field in the dialog "Multi rename" shows an additional menu item "exiftool", to selected wildcards, acquired by exiftool.exe.
By default the tag names shown above can be selected.
This tag list can be modified in a section [ExifToolTags] in the file freecommander.mren.ini.
The necessary tag names are shown in the viewer, if "Tag title", or "Tag title - grouped" is selected in the field "Show".
The path of exiftool.exe. Exiftool can be downloaded from the site exiftool.org.
Tag title - grouped
Tag name - grouped
If "Tag title", or "Tag title - grouped" is selected in the field "Show", a language can be selected, that is used to show the titles in the viewer, if "Show exif/metadata" is selected.
File extensions can be entered, to include files for those the other options are applied exclusively.