Create a Metadata Category for Label Metadata

Administrators can create a metadata category to contain your label metadata tags.

  1. In the Main Menu in the top-left corner, click Metadata.
  2. In the Category Name field, enter a name for the category. The metadata category is a grouping for the Taxonomy Metadata.
    Tip: Scroll to the bottom of the list if necessary to add a metadata category.
    adding metadata category
  3. Click Add Category.

    A metadata category section is added.

    new metadata category section
  4. Complete the following fields:
    1. In the Labels field, enter a label. This is a label for the metadata category. It displays when applying or filtering metadata.
    2. In the Type drop-down menu, select Label.
  5. To use the metadata for search filtering in the Content Library, check Search facet.
  6. To enable the metadata so you can use use it for search filtering and apply it to files, check Enabled.
  7. Click Add Field and then Save Changes.

You're ready to create metadata tags as needed for this category. For more information, see Create and Assign Label Metadata Tags.