When you have a library with a large number of media items, managing tags accurately and efficiently is essential. The **Manage Tags** feature allows you to select and manage the tags of up to **50 media items**.

  • Streamlining tag management

  • Maintaining consistency of tags across media items in your library

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## Manage tags

Manage Tags panel
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Manage Tags panel

The JWP dashboard can manage batches of tags for up to 50 media items. You can add and remove multiple tags at the same time.

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For batches **over 50 media items**, use the v2 Management API to <a href="https://docs.jwplayer.com/platform/reference/put_v2-sites-site-id-remove-tag">bulk remove</a> tags. <a href="https://docs.jwplayer.com/platform/reference/put_v2-sites-site-id-rename-tag">Bulk renaming</a> of tags can only be done via the API.

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Follow these steps to manage tags in bulk:

  1. From the <a href="https://dashboard.jwplayer.com/p/media">**Media Library**</a>, select up to 50 media items.

  2. Click **Manage Tags**. The **Manage Tags** panel opens.

  3. Under **Remove Tags**, click one or more tags that you would like to remove. Tags selected for removal are grayed out in the **Remove Tags** box and appear in the **Summary of Changes**. <br />

    <table> <thead> <tr> <th> Option </th> <th> Description </th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td width="25%"><strong>All tags across media</strong></td> <td width="75%">All tags associated with the selected media appear in the window</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Tags shared by media</strong></td> <td>Only tags shared by the selected media appear in the window</td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

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  1. Under **Add Tags**, enter one or several tag names into the textbox. <br />

    <table> <thead> <tr> <th> Option </th> <th> Description </th> </tr> </thead> <tbody> <tr> <td width="25%"><strong>Select an existing tab</strong></td> <td width="75%"> <ul> <li>Enter the tag name into the textbox. Related options appear below.</li> <li>Select the desired tag from the dropdown menu.</li> </ul> </td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>Create a new tag</strong></td> <td> <ul> <li>Enter the tag name into the textbox.</li> <li>Click the return key on your device.</li> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>

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  1. Click **Add**.

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    Under **Summary of Changes**, you can review all tags that you have selected to add and remove.

  2. Click **Save**.

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