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Where Can I Find mdEditor?

Right now mdEditor is in Beta at


What Can I Do With the App?

Right now you can enter data into the app either by hand or using a combination of a ScienceBase record and by hand data entry (See "Seeding a Record Using ScienceBase).

You can then save a copy of your work as an mdJSON file (See "Saving a Copy of Your Record as an mdJSON File).

Seeding a Record Using ScienceBase


mdEditor allows users to seed (or start to populate) a record using an existing ScienceBase (SB) Record.  To do this, first find your SB record in SB

The set of letters and number after /item/ is your SB ID number in the example below the SB ID number is 505bc673e4b08c986b32bf81



Copy the SB ID number out of the URL, paste it into mdEditor, and then click the "Retrieve SB record" button:


Your record will be populated with as much data from ScienceBase as the app can pull for you:


Saving a Copy of Your Record as an mdJSON File




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