All files contain hidden metadata. Images, documents, videos, audio files, e-books – there are no exceptions. In many cases, you are not aware of this hidden information since it can not be accessed at first glance. It is not obvious when you open or view a file, and even right-clicking the file and checking the details reveal only half of what there is to find.
With the right tool, however, everyone can check the metadata of your file. And this can be very scary! Many of us want to know exactly what they share with the world when posting a photo or video online. Thus, you should always check your file before uploading it to a public space or sending it out to someone else.
Even if this doesn’t scare you too much, aren’t you curious what information is stored in your file? Read on to find out! Continue reading Hidden Metadata & What It Says About Your File