Word Save As removes custom properties

Iron Contributor

We have documents templates in SharePoint where we use the metadata columns as fields in the documents so that properties are carried into the Word document. The issue is when we save a document created in SharePoint with these custom properties to OneDrive directly, the custom property fields are removed from the document


If you save the document to the desktop and then cut/paste the document into OneDrive, the properties are retained. 


Any ideas?

2 Replies

@Dhiran Gajjar Any updates on the issue. I face a similar issue.

@pillion I never really had any feedback on this and the internal user from my side just gave up! :sad: