Action - Init Variables Media Metadata

The action Init Variables Media Metadata loads the metadata of a media file into local variables (see variables section below).

 

Examples:
  • Load the title of an mp3 and show the title in a notification
Settings
File
The path or URL to the media file. Variables are supported.
A variable is a container for a value that can be used in many actions and conditions to dynamically define a part of a text.
See action Script for a description.

Supplied Variables
media_cd_track_number
the order of the audio data source on its original recording or null
media_album
the album title or null
media_artist
the artist or null
media_author
the author or null
media_composer
the composer or null
media_date
the date when the data source was created or modified or null
media_genre
the content type or genre or null
media_title
the title or null
media_year
the year when the data source was created or modified or null
media_duration
the playback duration in milliseconds or null
media_num_tracks
the number of tracks or null
media_writer
the writer (such as lyricist) or null
media_mimetype
the mime type or null
media_albumartist
the performers/artist or null
media_disc_number
the disc number or null
media_compilation
the music album compilation or null
media_has_audio
true if the media contains audio content
media_has_video (Android 4+)
true if the media contains video content
media_video_width (Android 4+)
the width of the video or null
media_video_height (Android 4+)
the height of the video or null
media_bitrate (Android 4+)
the bitrate of the media (in bits/sec) or null
media_location (Android 4.0.3+)
the location or null
media_video_rotation (Android 4.2+)
the video rotation angle in degrees or null
media_album_art
the album art or null