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EPA Metadata Editor
Entry ID: EPA_EMA
Abstract: The EPA Metadata Editor (EME) is a simple geospatial metadata editor that allows users to create and edit records that meet the EPA Geospatial Metadata Technical Specification and Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata (CSDGM) requirements.
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Access Constraints Registration is required for download.
EME Installation Requirements:
- Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
- ArcGIS 10 (or higher)
- FGDC Patch for ArcGIS
Use Constraints The software you are about to install, although reviewed for quality assurance, should be installed and used with the understanding that all possible variations in the conditions of hardware and software configurations, as well as the data entered, cannot always be anticipated and may consequently have an effect on the software used and the computer hardware. To the maximum extent permitted by ... applicable law, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency makes no warranty, express or implied, and accepts no liability for any damages, consequential or other (such as, damages for personal injury, loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information) concerning the use, attempted use, or application of this software.
Finally, reference to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
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