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IDML Metadata file inspector

Important Note

This series of Wacom products is now discontinued and support for them is no longer offered.


Download the Windows application IDML Inspector.


The Metadata Inspector application was built using the Wacom Ink SDK for documents SDK.

  • Unzip the application to a folder
  • copy your Wacom Ink SDK for documents license file to bin/licence.txt (see below).
  • Run Barbera Inpector.exe

To obtain a license login and download an evaluation license from Developer dashboard. Open a PDF created using the Wacom Ink SDK for documents to view the metadata. A sample PDF created using the SDK in the CLB-Paper application is included in the sample folder.

Open the file to browse the data elements:

inspect sample

In this view the contents of the field Text1 are shown.
Use the field browser to examine field contents.
Use the Dump XMP option to create a text file containing the PDF XMP data.