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"Date Modified" not working in Explorer View if document is created in Explorer View

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

Windows 7 SP1 with Webclient (webdav), Office 2010 Professional Plus, connects to a Sharepoint 2010 Document Library, using Explorer View, mapped to a disc drive letter. Document library has check out requirement turned off.

Customers work only in Windows Explorer with Webclient, they dont want to use web interface to Sharepoint.

Information to recreate the problem:

CASE1) Let's say a new docx document is created in Explorer View (in Explorer by  right-click-new Word document). Customer waits couple of minutes, enters and changes the document in Explorer View, and then saves it and closes Word. Result: Column "Date Modified" in Explorer view is unchanged, when it should have been changed. (!)

CASE2) Let's say I created new docx document in Web View (all documents view). Customer waits couple of minutes, enters the same document IN EXPLORER VIEW, changes it and then saves it and closes Word. Result: Column "Date Modified" in Explorer view is CHANGED to the new save time so now it works!

Why is this happening and is there any fix for this. Is this problem of WebDAV or of Sharepoint? It happends with .docx and .xlsx files, and not with .txt files and some othes which work correct when created in Explorer View.

Also when I copy/paste to Explorer View , column Date

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