mat2 Alternatives

    mat2 is described as 'metadata removal tool, supporting a wide range of commonly used file formats, written in python3: at its core, it's a library, used by an eponymous command-line interface, as well as several file manager extensions'. There are nine alternatives to mat2 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, MonoDevelop, Microsoft Office Outlook and .NET Framework. The best alternative is GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Doc Scrubber or File version info editor. Other great apps like mat2 are cleanDocs (Paid), Attribute Magic (Paid), Workshare Protect (Paid) and MS Word Document File Properties Changer (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 25, 2020

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • MonoDevelop
      • Mono
      • Microsoft Visual Studio
      GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET provides public classes and interfaces to create, manipulate, clean, search and compare metadata associated with Microsoft Office Document, Email, PDF and Image formats.
      • Windows
      • Microsoft Office Outlook
      • .NET Framework
      • Citrix XenCenter
      • Microsoft Office 365
      • Microsoft Office Suite
      cleanDocs is a metadata removal tool. It protects organizations from accidental information and metadata leaks. cleanDocs integrates tightly with email systems to ensure all hidden metadata is removed from documents sent outside of an organization.


    1. Advanced utility to modify file date-time stamps, metadata, attributes and batch rename files and folders.
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    2. Analyze and scrub hidden and potentially embarrassing data in Word documents.
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    3. Workshare Protect is a leading document protection tool. Our document protection software also allows you to remove hidden metadata from excel, PowerPoint and PDFs.
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    4. FVIE - File version info editor is a portable app that allows you to modify the version resource information for EXE, DLL and SYS files.
    5. View and change Microsoft Office Word document file properties such as summary information, file date-time stamps and file attributes, and also in the statistics tab.
    6. A utility that will help you view and change the Microsoft Office Word document file properties such as creator,last modified by user,company name,manager,last printed time, total edited time, document created time, etc.
    7. Batch Edit Office Properties - Clear Office Properties - Easily batch edit properties of Microsoft Office Documents or clear them - Find and Replace supported.
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