"Word 2010 Document Properties - View & Edit the Document Properties"


The Word 2010 document properties are the information that we enter to represent the document. For example, you can enter the document author, title, subject, keywords, etc that related to the document.

The reason we supply information about a document is that we can use when we search for documents. For example, if we enter the keywords field of a document property, when you search for documents that contain the particular keyword, it will appear.

This article shows you how to enter and edit the Word 2010 document properties.


To see Word 2010 document properties

  • Click the File tab. The Word 2010 Backstage view appears.
  • Click Info and the Information panel appears.
  • Word 2010 document properties

  • Click Properties drop-down menu (in the right-hand pane) and click the Show Document Panel to display the properties you can fill in.
  • The Document Properties panel appears above the document. Click in a box to change the information as you wish.
  • Click the Close (X) in the Document Properties panel to save your changes and return to editing the document.


To edit Word 2010 document properties

  • Click the File tab. The Backstage view appears.
  • Click Info and the Information panel appears.
  • Click Properties drop-down menu (in the right-hand pane) and click on Advanced Properties.
  • Word 2010 document properties summary
  • From the Word 2010 document properties dialog box displayed, click the Summary tab.
  • Make the necessary changes and click OK.


Note: The Windows XP users can search for files using document properties by downloading Windows Desktop Search from the Microsoft Web site. Windows Vista and Windows 7 users can use each operating system's built-in search engine.



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