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Valid for Sitecore 5.3.1
Release Notes (Sitecore CMS 5.3)

The latest release documentation of the Word Integration module (Sitecore 5.3 version).

1.  Release History

December 13, 2007

Word Integration v2.6.1 rev071207 for Sitecore 5.3.1 is released.

Sitecore versions: tested with Sitecore 5.3.1 Build 071114.


October 17, 2007

Word Integration v2.6.1 for Sitecore 5.3.1 is released.

Sitecore versions: tested with Sitecore 5.3.1 Build 070924.


July 13, 2006

Word Integration v2.6.0 for Sitecore 5.3 is released.


2.  Known issues

 This section contains known issues concerning the current release of the module.

  1. To get the module to work correctly the user must create (or correct existing) file WINWORD.EXE.config in “MS Office” folder.

    For example "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11"

    Add all .NET runtimes in supportedRuntime section:

    For example:

    <?xml version="1.0"?>
        <supportedRuntime version="v2.0.50727"/>
        <supportedRuntime version="v1.1.4322"/>

  2. The details field is always empty. When the Details view is set with the Switch View button, the details field always appears to be empty.
  3. Save the confirmation message. Open an HTML field of an item in the MS Word Integration module. Close it without any changes. Save the confirmation message appears.
  4. Documents opened from Sitecore cannot be "Saved as..."
  5. Sitecore Browser in Word always starts in the Danish language.
  6. There is a cross near the newly created Item in Sitecore Browser.
  7. The content of Sitecore browser isn’t refreshed automatically when you change the language.
  8. Special characters in the Item name lead to the error message. The item with the default name is created afterwards.
  9. It may take up to 1 minute to login to Word client or open the "Open from Sitecore" browse dialog for the first time.
  10. Checked out items can be opened, edited in word, but can’t be saved. Saving checked out Items causes an exception message.
  11. Properties of checked out items can be edited but will be lost without any warning when another property field is selected.
  12. Saving Items which you don't have 'write' access right for causes an exception message.