Free .NET Library to Handle Metadata of Audio Documents
Read & Write Metadata of Audio File Format.
Taglib-Sharp is an open source API developed for reading and writing metadata in audio file formats. Using the API, you can read & write standard tags of audio file format and can also create and extract metadata of custom tags. The API is designed to extract any format, any container the audio file format is using.
TagLib-Sharp in free software released under the LGPL. The developer can create their own metadata extraction & creation applications using the API. Futhermore, the API allows them to work with wide range of audio file formats for metadata manipulation.
At A Glance
An overview of Taglib-Sharp features.
- Read Metadata
- Write Metadata
Taglib-Sharp supports popular Audio file formats listed below.
The API works with .NET Framework 4.5 and .NET Standard 2.0.
Getting Started with Taglib-Sharp
The best way to install to install Taglib-Sharp is via NuGet. Run the following command and install Taglib-Sharp in you application.
Install Taglib-Sharp from NuGet
Extract Metadata Tags from Audio via Free .NET API
Taglib-Sharp allows .NET programmers extract metadata tags from audio file formats easily. You can extract tag regardless of container of format of the tag. In order to extract metadata tag, first you need to load audio file using TagLib.File.Create() method and read tag e.g Title using TagFile.Tag.Title property.
Free C# API to Write Audio Metadata Tags
The open source API TagLib-Sharp allows .NET developers to write standard as well as custom metadata tags in audio file formats. In order to write you can read an audio file using TagLib.File.Create() method and new tag value using Tag.Tile property.