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Apple Pro Training Series: macOS Support Essentials 10.12, First Edition by Gordon Davisson, Kevin M. White

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Lesson 14. Use Metadata, Spotlight, and Siri

Goals

Image Describe how macOS Sierra stores and uses file metadata

Image Use metadata, such as tags and comments, to organize your files

Image Use Spotlight and Siri to search for local and Internet resources

Metadata is data about data. More specifically, metadata is information used to describe content. The most basic forms of file and folder metadata employed by nearly every operating system are names, paths, modification ...

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