WAV Tags

WAV is the native digital audio format for Windows. This is a RIFF-based format which supports meta information embedded in two types of RIFF LIST chunks: INFO and exif. As well, some information about the audio content is extracted from the fmt chunk.
Tag IDTag Name WritableValues / Notes
'LIST' List - --> WAV List Tags
'fmt ' Format - --> WAV Format Tags

WAV List Tags

Tag IDTag Name WritableValues / Notes
'INFO' Info - --> WAV Info Tags
'exif' Exif - --> WAV Exif Tags

WAV Info Tags

Tag IDTag Name WritableValues / Notes
'IARL' ArchivalLocation N  
'IART' Artist N  
'ICMS' Commissioned N  
'ICMT' Comment N  
'ICOP' Copyright N  
'ICRD' DateCreated N  
'ICRP' Cropped N  
'IDIM' Dimensions N  
'IDPI' DotsPerInch N  
'IENG' Engineer N  
'IGNR' Genre N  
'IKEY' Keywords N  
'ILGT' Lightness N  
'IMED' Medium N  
'INAM' Title N  
'IPLT' NumColors N  
'IPRD' Product N  
'ISBJ' Subject N  
'ISFT' Software N  
'ISHP' Sharpness N  
'ISRC' Source N  
'ISRF' SourceForm N  
'ITCH' Technician N  

WAV Exif Tags

Tag IDTag Name WritableValues / Notes
'ecor' Make N  
'emdl' Model N  
'emnt' MakerNotes N  
'erel' RelatedImageFile N  
'etim' TimeCreated N  
'eucm' UserComment N  
'ever' ExifVersion N  

WAV Format Tags

IndexTag Name WritableValues / Notes
0 Encoding N 0x1 = PCM
0x2 = ADPCM
0x3 = IEEE float
0x4 = VSELP
0x5 = IBM CVSD
0x6 = a-Law
0x7 = u-Law
0x8 = DTS
0x9 = DRM
0x10 = OKI-ADPCM
0x11 = IMA-ADPCM
0x12 = Mediaspace ADPCM
0x13 = Sierra ADPCM
0x14 = G723 ADPCM
0x15 = DIGISTD
0x16 = DIGIFIX
0x30 = Dolby AC2
0x31 = GSM610
0x3b = Rockwell ADPCM
0x3c = Rockwell DIGITALK
0x40 = G721 ADPCM
0x41 = G728 CELP
0x50 = MPEG
0x52 = RT24
0x53 = PAC
0x55 = MP3
0x64 = G726 ADPCM
0x65 = G722 ADPCM
0x101 = IBM u-Law
0x102 = IBM a-Law
0x103 = IBM ADPCM
0xffff = Development
1 NumChannels N  
2 SampleRate N  
4 AvgBytesPerSec N  
7 BitsPerSample N  

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(This document generated automatically by Image::ExifTool::BuildTagLookup)
Last revised Nov 14, 2005