The Info field inserts information about the active document or template as recorded in the Properties dialog box. To view the Properties dialog box, click the File tab, click Info, click Properties (below the document preview on the right side), and then click Advanced Properties.


When you view the Info field code in your document, the syntax looks like this:

{ [ INFO ] InfoType ["NewValue"] }

Note: A field code tells the field what to show. Field results are what is shown in the document after having evaluated the field code. To toggle between viewing the field code and the field code results, press Alt+F9.



The property type. Specify properties in the Field dialog box. The properties are also separate Microsoft Word fields.


Optional information that updates the Properties dialog box for the active document or template. You can specify new information for the following properties: Author, Comments, Keywords, Subject, and Title.

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