I have a library of about 10,000 document files in PDF. I would like to create (or edit) a PDF metadata template with more and different fields than Adobe provides. Then, I could embed the template in my files rather than using the current default PDF metadata template. Can some suggest how I can go about this project? In particular, I need to know the tools, techniques, and workflow of this task.
You can attach any existing XMP metadata template to your PDF documents. There are a couple of parts to this process.
First you need to create the metadata template:
Now you've got a new metadata template, you need to use it with your library of documents: