I was recently facing an issue as described in http://stackoverflow.com/questions/809179/saving-a-document-to-sharepoint-brings-up-web-file-properties-dialog-with-incor
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This window by itself would be fine except for two reasons:
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It looks like this only happens in Office 2003 and looks like it affects Choice fields. If I create the same column as a Lookup field, it seems to work.
Looks like if the lookup field is a multi-select field then it will not show up in the Web File Properties box at all (single select lookups still work).
Link to the KB Article mentioned below by Brenda: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971500/
Of Course the suggested hotfix, which in fact is the June Cumulative Update for WSS did not fix my issue, but I did find a solution at the end.
On the SharePoint front-end servers, you can find these files in the 12-hive\Template\Layouts\<LCID> folders, where you have to replace <LCID> with your language codes installed (1033, English; 1043, Dutch; …. you get the picture, right?)
As it happens, my problem went away by replacing the bform.js file with a pre-SP2 version and clearing my
So if your issue does not get resolved by the suggested method of Microsoft, which is installing the latest Cumulative Update, then try restoring a previous version of this file and remember that you will need to clear this file from your client’s Temporary Internet Folder to force a download of the latest version from the server.