GetMetaData

Declaration: TMetaData.GetMetaData(var FName, FPath, Author, SampleID: string; var Date: TDateTime);
Returns the most important metadata of the currently loaded file. The parameters FName, FPath, Author and SampleID contain the filename, the file path, the name of the author and the sample identifier, respectively. The parameter Date contains the date and time when the data file has been created (or saved, if the instrument which acquired the data does not supply the date and time of the data acquisition).

Please note that the retrieved metadata can be can be accessed individually by using the following properties:

Author
DataFName
Date
SampleID

Hint: In order to directly access the metadata of the currently loaded dataset you can use the pre-declared global variable MData.


Last Update: 2020-Feb-08