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IPTC Settings

Create IPTC presets or choose the IPTC data fields listed and the order in which they are displayed. You can also add frequently-used terms to a term list.

Creating IPTC Presets

Create new IPTC presets. NX MobileAir can store up to 50 presets.

  1. Tap [IPTC presets] in the settings display.

  2. Tap .

    IPTC settings will be displayed.

  3. Edit the preset as desired and tap [Save].

    The new preset has now been saved.

Auto Complete

Tap items to choose an entry from a list of previously-saved terms (0 Adding Frequently-Used Terms). The most recent entry will appear as a candidate even if not currently saved to the term list.

Entering a Caption

The [Caption] field is unique among IPTC fields in that you can tap it to display a text-entry dialog. The caption can include carriage returns.

Useful Features

You can customize the display of IPTC fields and provide candidates for auto complete.

Customizing IPTC Data Entry

You can view and hide items, move more important items to the top of the list, and otherwise change how items are displayed.

  1. Tap [Customize IPTC data entry] in the settings display.

    Options for customizing IPTC data entry will be displayed.

  2. Tap [Item settings].

    Item settings will be displayed.

  3. Customize item settings.

    Changes are saved automatically. Tap the (back) button when changes are complete.

    • Use the check boxes to display or hide fields.
    • You can enter new field names by tapping the fields in question, but the IPTC tag number displayed above each field will not change.
    • To change the order in which fields are listed, touch and hold a icon and then drag it up or down. Tap the (menu) button at the top right corner of the display and select [Default sort] to use the default order.

Adding Frequently-Used Terms

Adding frequently-used terms to the term list lets you access them for entry by tapping items in the IPTC settings display.

  1. Tap [Customize IPTC data entry] in the settings display.

    Options for customizing IPTC data entry will be displayed.

  2. Tap [Easy input options].

    Easy input options will be displayed.

  3. Tap the fields for which you want to add terms.

  4. Tap the (menu) button and select [Create].

  5. Enter the term.

    The new term has now been saved. Tap to return to the easy input options display.

    • Up to 50 terms can be added for each item.
    • Saved terms appear as auto-complete options above the software keyboard during data entry in the IPTC settings display.

Caution: Editing Saved Terms

Terms are saved immediately on entry, and consequently can be overwritten without warning. Be careful not to overwrite existing terms.

Deleting Saved Terms

To delete saved terms, select (menu) > [Delete] and tap the (delete) icon for the terms you wish to delete.

Exporting and Importing IPTC Settings

Export and import can be used to copy IPTC presets and custom settings between smart devices quickly and easily.

Canceling Destination/File Selection

To cancel destination/file selection and exit the selection display, tap the back button on the smart device or use a standard gesture such as swiping right on the display. Repeat as necessary to return to the top of the folder hierarchy and exit to NX MobileAir.

Exporting IPTC Presets

Follow the steps below to export IPTC presets to a folder on the smart device.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the IPTC preset list and select [Export settings].

    IPTC presets can be selected using radio buttons.

  2. Select IPTC presets for export and tap [Save] at the bottom of the display.

  3. Choose a destination folder and tap [Use this folder].

    The IPTC presets will be exported to the destination folder as JSON-format files.

    • The exported files can be shared with other smart devices using e-mail or the like.

Importing IPTC Presets

Follow the steps below to import IPTC presets exported using NX MobileAir.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the IPTC preset list and select [Import settings].

    You will be prompted to select a folder.

  2. Tap the IPTC preset file you want to import.

    The selected preset will be added to the list if import is successful.

Exporting Custom IPTC Settings

Custom IPTC presets can be exported to a folder on the smart device. Field names, their order and display status, and easy input options are stored together in a single file.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the custom IPTC settings list, select [Export settings], and then tap [Save] when prompted.

    You will be prompted to select a folder.

  2. Choose a destination folder and tap [Use this folder].

    The custom IPTC settings will be exported to the destination folder as JSON-format files.

    • The exported files can be shared with other smart devices using e-mail or the like.

Importing Custom IPTC Settings

Follow the steps below to import custom IPTC settings exported using NX MobileAir.

Cautions: Importing Custom IPTC Settings

  • With the exception of easy input options, existing custom IPTC settings are overwritten when new settings are imported. Be careful not to import settings unintentionally.
  • Custom IPTC settings files created using versions of NX MobileAir earlier than 1.1 do not store field order or display status. Note that:

    • version 1.1 or later will correctly list field names imported from earlier versions, but their order and display status will revert to defaults, and
    • settings saved in version 1.1 or later may produce unexpected results when imported into earlier versions of NX MobileAir.
  1. Tap the (menu) button in the custom IPTC setting list and select [Import settings].

    You will be prompted to select a folder.

  2. Tap the custom IPTC settings file you want to import.

    Existing custom IPTC settings will be overwritten if import is successful.

Creating IPTC Presets

Create new IPTC presets. NX MobileAir can store up to 50 presets.

  1. Tap [IPTC presets] in the settings display.

  2. Tap .

    IPTC settings will be displayed.

  3. Edit the preset as desired and tap [Save].

    The new preset has now been saved.

Auto Complete

Tap items to choose an entry from a list of previously-saved terms (0 Adding Frequently-Used Terms).

Entering a Caption

The [Caption] field is unique among IPTC fields in that you can tap it to display a text-entry dialog. The caption can include carriage returns.

Useful Features

You can customize the display of IPTC fields and provide candidates for auto complete.

Customizing IPTC Data Entry

You can view and hide items, move more important items to the top of the list, and otherwise change how items are displayed.

  1. Tap [Customize IPTC data entry] in the settings display.

    Options for customizing IPTC data entry will be displayed.

  2. Tap [Item settings].

    Item settings will be displayed.

  3. Customize item settings.

    Changes are saved automatically. Tap the (back) button when changes are complete.

    • Use the check boxes to display or hide fields.
    • You can enter new field names by tapping the fields in question, but the IPTC tag number displayed above each field will not change.
    • To change the order in which fields are listed, touch and hold a icon and then drag it up or down. Tap the (menu) button at the top right corner of the display and select [Default sort] to use the default order.

Adding Frequently-Used Terms

Adding frequently-used terms to the term list lets you access them for entry by tapping items in the IPTC settings display.

  1. Tap [Customize IPTC data entry] in the settings display.

    Options for customizing IPTC data entry will be displayed.

  2. Tap [Easy input options].

    Easy input options will be displayed.

  3. Tap the fields for which you want to add terms.

  4. Tap .

  5. Enter the term.

    The new term has now been saved. Tap to return to the easy input options display.

    • Up to 50 terms can be added for each item.
    • Saved terms appear as auto-complete options above the software keyboard during data entry in the IPTC settings display.

Caution: Editing Saved Terms

Terms are saved immediately on entry, and consequently can be overwritten without warning. Be careful not to overwrite existing terms.

Deleting Saved Terms

To delete saved terms, swipe left and tap [Delete].

Exporting and Importing IPTC Settings

Export and import can be used to copy IPTC presets and custom settings between smart devices quickly and easily.

Exporting IPTC Presets

Follow the steps below to export IPTC presets to a folder on the smart device.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the IPTC preset list and select [Export settings].

    IPTC presets can be selected using check boxes.

  2. Select IPTC presets for export and tap [Export] at the bottom of the display.

  3. Choose a destination to save the presets.

    The IPTC presets will be exported to the destination as JSON-format files.

    • The exported files can be shared with other smart devices using e-mail or the like.

Importing IPTC Presets

Follow the steps below to import IPTC presets exported using NX MobileAir.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the IPTC preset list and select [Import settings].

    You will be prompted to select a folder.

  2. Tap the IPTC preset file you want to import.

    The selected preset will be added to the list if import is successful.

Exporting Custom IPTC Settings

Custom IPTC presets can be exported to a folder on the smart device. Field names, their order and display status, and easy input options are stored together in a single file.

  1. Tap the (menu) button in the custom IPTC settings list and select [Export settings].

  2. Choose a destination to save the custom IPTC settings.

    The custom IPTC settings will be exported to the destination as JSON-format files.

    • The exported files can be shared with other smart devices using e-mail or the like.

Importing Custom IPTC Settings

Follow the steps below to import custom IPTC settings exported using NX MobileAir.

Cautions: Importing Custom IPTC Settings

  • With the exception of easy input options, existing custom IPTC settings are overwritten when new settings are imported. Be careful not to import settings unintentionally.
  • Custom IPTC settings files created using versions of NX MobileAir earlier than 1.1 do not store field order or display status. Note that:

    • version 1.1 or later will correctly list field names imported from earlier versions, but their order and display status will revert to defaults, and
    • settings saved in version 1.1 or later may produce unexpected results when imported into earlier versions of NX MobileAir.
  1. Tap the (menu) button in the custom IPTC setting list and select [Import settings].

    You will be prompted to select a folder.

  2. Tap the custom IPTC settings file you want to import.

    Existing custom IPTC settings will be overwritten if import is successful.