Loading templates and sample data¶
Open a web browser and go to the GeoNetwork homepage. If you installed it on your computer, this is probably at http://localhost:8080/geonetwork.
When you use Docker, you can find our what IP and Port to connect to from the Kitematic application. Or run docker ps in a terminal (on Linux or OSX). This should give you the port the Docker is running on.
Your opening screen should look like this:
Signing in and loading templates¶
Click the sign in to connect as administrator. The default account is username admin with password admin.
Once connected, the top toolbar should provide a link to the Admin console and your login details.
Go to the Admin console and click on Metadata and templates:
Choose the metadata standards you wish to use and click Load templates for selected standards and then Load samples for selected standards in order to load the example data:
Once loaded, you will see an Import report on the right side of your screen.
You can now go back to the Search page to see the loaded examples: