On the dev mailing list
, Mario Schroeder wanted to get started with Exif
on the NetBeans Platform, while Ernie Rael has been asking about ContextAwareAction.
So I looked into both at the same time, creating an Exif Reader for JPEG/JPG files (on top of this library
), if Exif metadata is identified in the selected file. In that case, a popup menu item appears on the node in the Favorites window, and the reader in the navigator mode opens (as shown below), with related properties of the current tag shown in the Properties window:
Source of the above sample are here in a ZIP file.