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Media tags read

An action block that reads metadata tags from media content such as audio, video or image.

The fiber will proceed when the tags has been read.

The presence of tags depends on the type of media content, null is assigned if a tag isn’t present or couldn’t be read.


1normal, i.e. neither rotated nor flipped
2flip horizontally
3rotate 180° clockwise
4flip vertically
5transpose, i.e. flip horizontally and rotate 270° clockwise
6rotated 90° clockwise
7transverse, i.e. flip horizontally and rotate 90° clockwise
8rotate 270° clockwise

Input arguments

  • Content URIURI or filename to media content.

Output variables

  • Media title — variable to assign the title.
  • Media album — variable to assign the album.
  • Media artist — variable to assign the artist.
  • Media genre — variable to assign the genre.
  • Media duration — variable to assign the duration in seconds.
  • Media track number — variable to assign the track number.
  • Media release date — variable to assign the release/creation date as a unix timestamp.
  • Media latitude — variable to assign the latitude.
  • Media logitude — variable to assign the longitude.
  • Media orientation — variable to assign image/video orientation, see orientations.
Note! This documentation is also accessible within the app from Help & feedback menu.