Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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On the Custom page of the Properties dialog box, you can click one of the existing custom
categories or create your own by typing a new property name in the Name field, clicking
the Type arrow and selecting a data type (for example, Text, Date, Number, or Yes/No),
selecting or typing a value in the Value field, and then clicking Add. If you want to delete
an existing custom property, point to the Properties list, click the property you want to
get rid of, and click Delete. After you finish making your changes, click the OK button. To
hide the Document Properties panel, click the Close button in the upper-right corner of
In this exercise, you’ll create a new workbook, save the workbook with a new name,
assign values to the workbook’s standard properties, and create a custom property.
SET UP You need the ExceptionSummary_start workbook located in your
Chapter01 practice file folder to complete this exercise. Start Excel, and open
the ExceptionSummary_start workbook. Then follow the steps.
1. Click the File tab, and then click Close .
The ExceptionSummary_start workbook closes.
2. Click the File tab, and then click New .
The New Workbook page of the Backstage view appears.