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Cart

Step-by-step guide to using the Cart in Asset Browser

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The Cart in Zoom is a useful tool for collecting assets to perform a bulk operation. For example, with Cart you can do the following to multiple assets:

Action,Description
Save to Folder Saves assets in the cart to a folder specified on your desktop computer.
Checkout Assets in the cart will be checked out as a working copy.
Edit Common Metadata Edits the metadata of all the assets simultaneously.
Smart Copy Creates smart copies of Zoom to a specified directory.
Create Lightbox Creates a lightbox to share with users.
Create Collection Creates a new collection based on assets in Zoom.
Add to Collection Adds assets in cart to a specified collection.
Archive Archives assets in cart (requires Archive module).
Make Links Creates a relation between two assets.
Embed Metadata Embeds the metadata into XMP (requires checkout of assets)
Export Metadata Allows metadata to be exported as CSV, TAB, or XML

Adding Items to Cart

  1. Select an item in Asset Browser.
  2. Under the thumbnail for the image, click the Description: Evoltech:Users:ben:Desktop:Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 2.25.13 PM.png Cart button.
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Once you have clicked the icon, you can see items are in the cart when you see the Description: Evoltech:Users:ben:Desktop:Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 2.31.09 PM.png Full Cart icon. Items can also be added to the cart by drag-and-dropping files onto the Description: Evoltech:Users:ben:Desktop:Screen Shot 2014-03-04 at 2.33.22 PM.png Cart icon.