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Content Type and Ms-word

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#


I have a content type ,  based in document typeThey contain a date column and Ms word

when open new document  get  date created the template and not a today date.

I work in word 2003 or word 2010 , same reaction.



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