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Custom Properties in Office 2010 won't promote to a document library in MOSS 2007

Posted By:      Posted Date: December 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


My company has built out their intranet portal using MOSS 2007, I have been asked to create a document library using an Excel 2010 form as a content type and to promote custom properties to the library.  In the past using Office 2007 I have been able to create an excel form as an content type and promote custom properties as metadata in a library.  I have done this by creating named ranges for the cells that i want to be promoted, in custom properties i linked the field and named it the exact same name it is in the library.  When i upload the form using those custom properties the properties promote into the library, it's when i select new and use the content type that the properties some how get lost sending it to the server.  I also noticed that when i enter information in the fields that i set as custom properties that the field isn't updated in the document panel that is located at the top of the document.  Can some one please help me if I am doing something wrong or could it possibly be an integration issue with MOSS 2007 and Office 2010.

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