Editing existing metadata

Note

This section applies to logged in users with permission to edit metadata

Opening the editor for a metadata item

When viewing an item, click the “Actions” button in the top right of the screen to open the Actions menu, then select “Open item editor”.

Attention

If an edit link doesn’t show on your screen, you may not have permission to edit this metadata.

A basic search screen

Clicking “Open item editor” will open in a modal window within the browser, as shown below:

A basic search screen

Maximizing the metadata editor

When viewing a modal pop up dialog, click the ‘expand’ icon in the top right of the dialog to force the editor to take up the whole window.

A basic search screen

When expanded, the editor now takes up the whole screen, as shown below:

A basic search screen