Try using If Your using a Mac and have Apple's iWork Package use the Pages to create your Form. Then export the File as a .docx File. The links should stick.
Adobe never has made an effort to work with Microsoft. They are like two RAM Sheep butting heads. Its been a Problem since Acrobat 3 and Inever foresee a time when they wil cooperate with each other.
Unfortunately, I work in a Windows XP environment. Thanks anyway!
In that case LibreOfice THere is a PC Version. Try that.