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Custom field and editing

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint
I have created a custom field and have it added to a list.  I created the usercontrol and it work beautifully in the editform.aspx page.  The problem come in that I also want this field to be also used with folders.  From the object model I have added the metadata to that field for the folder, but when I edit the properties of the folder, the control will not show in the editform.aspx.  Can I get it to show for folders? Can I create some custom aspx page that will show it?  I know that you can create folders based on other content types, but that will not work for me. I am working with existing lists. 

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