This API is used to work with the assets stored in the storage - get metadata, previews, etc.
While the AssetStorage API is used to make the CRUD operations on the assets, it does not allow doing anything useful with them. This is where the Asset Processor comes to help.
Using the processor, you can perform operations which require some knowledge about the content of an asset. Here are some examples of these tasks:
- Extracting metadata - e.g. get width/height for an image or a postscript name for a font.
- Generating a preview image
- Importing an asset to a storage
You can install it from Nuget as follows:
You can install it from npm as follows: