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MetadataDictionary.Item Property

Gets/sets item with the specified key.

Namespace: Aurigma.GraphicsMill.Codecs
Assembly: Aurigma.GraphicsMill (in Aurigma.GraphicsMill.dll)


Visual Basic
Public Overridable Default Property Item ( _
	key As Object _
) As Object
public virtual Object this[
	Object key
] { get; set; }



Type: System.Object

Key of the object to get or set. Typically it is a number that represents an EXIF or IPTC tag. Most used tags are available as static members of ExifDictionary and IptcDictionary.

Property Value

An item to get or set.


If at this key several values are stored, this property will return the first item. To return all the items, use GetItemArray(Object) method.

If you need to extract a string representation of this item, you should use GetItemString(Object) method. For those items which returns a enumeration value, it will return human-friendly string instead of the number.

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