Photoshop CC 2014 (and later): Where are custom File Info panels installed?

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I have custom file info panels that I need for my job and after updating to cc14. My files don't have the xmp data fields that I need.
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Hello, since the migration to HTML panels instead of Flash, the custom file info panels needs to be rewritten, there is a conversion tool, in the XML toolkit, but it is not the easiest process...
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I found this ( https://forums.adobe.com/thread/1085121 ) :

the panel path for CC has been changed. Before CC, there was common panel for all CS applications but starting from CC, every application will have its own custom info. The path of the Custom Info panel will be <application installation path>/Custom File Info Panels\4.0\custom. e.g. on my system Custom File Info Path for

Photoshop is

C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Photoshop CC (64 Bit)\Custom File Info Panels\4.0

and For Bridge is

C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe Bridge CC (64 Bit)\Custom File Info Panels\4.0

 So earlier: one panel affects all application, but now you need to put the same panel in every application you want you panel to be. Please check the installation directory for your Photoshop/Bridge and put your panel in the Custom Panel and if application is running, restart it

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And it seems that I was wrong, this was for a custom panel, converted panels (with the SDK tool) go there:

WINDOWS: [user]\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\XMP\Metadata Extensions

MAC OS: [user]/Library/Application Support/Adobe/XMP/Metadata Extensions

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(for individual users, or they can be placed there for all users:

Shared locations:

WINDOWS: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Adobe\XMP\Metadata Extensions

MAC OS: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/XMP/Metadata Extensions

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Thank you for all the great information. Not a programmer here, so is it easy to use the SDK tool to convert older CS4/CS5 era Custom File Info Panels (CFIP) for CC products?

The CFIP I have installs fine into the (Mac) Adobe Bridge CC (2015) app, but doesn't work if trying to install it in the (Mac) Adobe Photoshop CC app.  Even tried placing it where you recommend in MAC OS: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/XMP/Metadata Extensions, but the panel just doesn't show up in PS.

Thank you.  Aaron