Additional Characteristics Part

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An instance of this part type contains information about additional characteristics of the producer that generated the document, when those characteristics cannot be specified using elements defined by this Standard.

A package is permitted to contain zero or one Additional Characteristics parts, and each such part shall be the target of an implicit relationship from a Main Document (§11.3.10) part in a WordprocessingML package; a Workbook (§12.3.23) part in a SpreadsheetML package; or a Handout Master (§13.3.3) , Notes Master (§13.3.4), Notes Slide (§13.3.5), Presentation (§13.3.6), Slide (§13.3.8), Slide Layout (§13.3.9), or Slide Master (§13.3.10) part in a PresentationML package.

<Relationships xmlns="…">
  <Relationship Id="rId1" 
    Type="http://…/customXmlData" Target="../customXML/item2.xml"/>

An Additional Characteristics part shall be located within the package containing the source relationship (expressed syntactically, the @TargetMode attribute of the <Relationship> element shall be Internal).

An Additional Characteristics part is permitted to have implicit relationships to the following parts defined by this Standard:

  • Custom XML Data Storage Properties (§15.2.5)

An Additional Characteristics part shall not have implicit or explicit relationships to any other part defined by this Standard.