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Add textarea type of field to AEM Assets metadata schema editor for description like fields

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Level 1

2/3/21

Request for Feature Enhancement (RFE) Summary: AEM 6.5 Assets, Metadata Schema Editor has only Single Line Text which outputs input element however there is no Multi Line Text type which would have put textarea element so it's very hard to read description like fields. Old UI has textarea fields but touch ui doesn't
Use-case: dc:description can have long text and the existing Single Line Text is very small
Current/Experienced Behavior: dc:description can have long text and the existing Single Line Text is very small
Improved/Expected Behavior: Bind dc:description to a new field like Multi Line Text
Environment Details (AEM version/service pack, any other specifics if applicable): AEM 6.5 SP7
Customer-name/Organization name: General Motors
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9 Comments

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Employee

2/3/21

Hi @rifatu53334250 

Ref: Multi Line Text type in Asset Metadata Schema Editor.

This is what I see in the Asset Metadata Schema Editor. Please clarify if you are referring to something different.

Screen Shot 2021-02-03 at 10.43.35 AM.png

Status changed to: Investigating

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Level 1

2/3/21

Thank you for your response, the one you're showing is Multi Value Text which is different, that allows the user to add string[], one string at a time. Multi Line Text is basically a textarea, single text but it's for long text to make it more usable.

 

Screenshot below is from normal UI (non touch UI)

 

http://localhost:4502/damadmin#/content/dam/textsize/2015-Cadillac-ATScoupe-070.jpg

 

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Community Advisor

2/3/21

It is possible to add any type of granite resources in the metadata schema as well for Touch UI.

e.g. dropdown, RTE, etc.

You are referring to classic UI, which I highly doubted would be extended.

 

Screenshot 2021-02-03 at 21.03.36.png

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Level 1

2/3/21

Classic UI was just an example. In my opinion Multi Line Text should be OTB which would leverage  granite/ui/components/coral/foundation/form/textarea.

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Employee

2/18/21

Hi @rifatu53334250 

This request has been raised to the product team via the Jira CQ-4316689 . The product team will triage this request to verify feasibility based on prioritization model. This post will be updated according to the Jira request status.

Status changed to: Investigating

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Employee

3/25/21

Hi @rifatu53334250 

I am happy to inform you that this proposed idea has been accepted by the product team and will be delivered via CQ-4311990  in the April release for Cloud Service. 

Status changed to: Accepted

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Level 1

9/28/22

Hi 

 

I am looking for such feature as well, currently I am with AEM 6.5, SP 13.

 

Which Service pack has this feature please suggest.

 

Regards

Hariom