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Metadata that you add to a photo in Windows Live Photo Gallery is not viewable in the Properties dialog box in Windows Explorer in Windows XP.
To resolve this issue, download and install the Microsoft Photo Info tool. This tool will enable Windows Explorer to display the metadata that Windows Live Photo Gallery assigned to the photo. To obtain the tool, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
To work around this issue, Use the Windows Live Photo Gallery Info Pane to view the tags and the captions that were assigned to a photo through Windows Live Photo Gallery.
The Windows Explorer Properties dialog box for photos contains a Summary tab that includes the following fields:
Note To view the properties of a photo, right-click the photo, click Properties, and then click the Summary tab.For more information about the photo metadata policy that is used by the Windows operating system, visit the following MSDN Web site: