You can select the standard you want to work with, set template options, specify the precision to which the metadata measures your map’s latitude/longitude values, and indicate whether or not you want the metadata for a data source to be updated as soon as you select it in the .
When Auto Update is selected, metadata for a data source is updated as soon as you select it in the . If you metadata from another AutoCAD Map 3D user, and remain connected to the data source, the metadata is updated when the data is updated. For example, if your organization keeps on a shared network, and someone updates an object in a DWG, the metadata you have imported from that object updates automatically.
If you do not always want to update your metadata automatically (for example, if you want to check it for accuracy first), do not select the Auto Update check box. Instead, click Update All each time you want to refresh your metadata.