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Merge from Excel - takes 1 min. to open the word document by Alex St-Pierre
Hi! I have a macro in Excel (not the datasource of the mailmerge) that open Word documents. It takes 1-2 minutes to open the word document (mailmerge) since it is linked to an excel datasource (using DDE method). If the same macro that open the word document is run from Word, it takes 2 seconds...
September 29th 09 05:42 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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Mail Merge rules (if.then.else) is different font from main doc by Christina
I need to use if.then.else rules in my mail merge...but the font of the inserted text is different from the font of my word document. Is there a way to change the default font used in the rules dialog box? Thx.
September 29th 09 05:31 PM
by Christina Go to last post
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Repeating Section With Header And Footer by Beth
Hello I want to make a customer statement via mail merge. I have all the data ready in an Excel spreadsheet. Some customers may only have one transactions whilst other customers may have several transactions. At the top of the statement will be the customers name and address At the bottom of...
September 29th 09 03:19 PM
by Graham Mayor Go to last post
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Can't see mail merge fields by Beth
Hello I was working on a mail merge yesterday. I got it all working how I wanted. When going back to the document today I can only see what appears to be a merged version of the document. I can successfully merge to a new document however I need to amend the original template. Using Word...
September 29th 09 02:35 PM
by Beth Go to last post
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Split Label to Next Page by ng6971
Hi All, I have a excel data to generate labels in Mailmerge. The Labels generates perfectly. But I want to do that wherever in city column when new city appears, either the table (labels) will be split or any method to shift the row on new page. Generally I use - "Label Products:...
September 29th 09 07:51 AM
by macropod[_2_] Go to last post
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Formating Dates from Excel in Merge by ccieri
I am using Word and Excel 2007 I would like to merge dates from an excel file. The date entry in excel = 10/1/2009; however, I formatted the column to look like Thursday, October 1, 2009. When I merge it to Word, it merges 10/1/2009. How can I format my word document so it converts it to the...
September 29th 09 01:56 AM
by macropod[_2_] Go to last post
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Word mailmerge creating a new page for every line item in a quote by MDM-1
I have created a Word mailmerge template for producing quotes. I used the Letter format. The problem that I'm having is that for every line item in the quote that should be in one table for the customer, I get multiply pages with repeating the customer name, all the page formating including the...
September 29th 09 01:53 AM
by macropod[_2_] Go to last post
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How do you connect Word 2003 to Access 2007 accdb database??? by JimG
We have both Word 2003 and Access 2007 published on a Citrix Server and cannot upgrade Word to 2007 (easy solution I know). When we create a mail merge in Word 2003 it does not see an Access 2007 accdb database (we cannot change to a Access 2003 mdb format - the other easy solution). Is...
September 28th 09 06:21 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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EXCEL - WORD Merge Problem by Yendorian
I've already posted this on the 'EXCEL Worksheet Functions' pages but wondered if anyone from the WORD community can help with this one. Working with Office 2003, I am trying to merge data from an EXCEL file to use in a WORD doc. and getting an intermittent fault. In all, I have 55 column...
September 28th 09 02:42 PM
by Simon Dedman Go to last post
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September 28th 09 12:06 AM
by macropod[_2_] Go to last post
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Mail merge for Labels converting to Letters after 2nd step by April
I'm trying to create labels but after I've selected my label layout and my recipients, when I select "next" for the next step, the language in the prompts all switch to "letters" from "labels," including not showing any "next record" prompts or "update all labels" prompt. I had this problem...
September 26th 09 07:15 AM
by Graham Mayor Go to last post
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Select Table Dialogue Prompt by rberry
I have programmatically set up a VBA routine from within Access 2003 to load a Word 2003 mailmerge document (OLE DB) the datasource is a Excel 2003 spreadsheet. This is all done in the background so the user doesn't see the gubbins of Word doing its thing! Problem, whilst it loads into the...
September 25th 09 09:17 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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How do I make a mail merged numbers print decimals to 2 places? by Brig_view
I have an excel file used in a mail merge, the file has been formatted as numbers to 2 decimal places eg. 10.01, 10.03. When I use this file in the mail merge I get 10.03 represented as 10.0299999. How do I make word represent the numbers I have in the excel file?
September 25th 09 07:21 PM
by STS Go to last post
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Mailmerge to pdf by TJAC
We were asked to create contracts in pdf format. The problem we are having is how the file name for each document needs to be vendor number vendor name. (#### Vendor Name). Do you know of a way to merge to pdf format and have it name the document or is it necessary for us to name each...
September 25th 09 06:25 PM
by TJAC Go to last post
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Moving bulk information from Excel to Word by Sue
I am wanting to move all data under a number of headings from Excel to Word. For example counter number and a list of the counter numbers I have entered will move across, 0001, 0002, 0003. Is there any way of doing this without having to make more headings?
September 25th 09 06:03 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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Using SS2005 XML data type column to do a mailmerge by RBergmeyer
Hello, Is it possible to do a mail merge using a sql query that just returns a xml data type column and use the xpaths to populate the merge variables? Thanks, Rob Bergmeyer
September 25th 09 06:02 PM
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If statement problem and \f \@ headaches by msnews.microsoft.com
Hi, Can anyone help and tell me what I'm doing wrong here. I'm more of an Excel person, and though I've done mailmerges aplenty before - taking Excel data into Word. I now want to get Word to do some work too, rather than having to do extra formatting work in Excel. All I want to do is...
September 25th 09 08:36 AM
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I want a mail merge to start automatically by Susanna at Asante
Hi. My main document and data table are both in Word 2003. I'd like to be able to open the main document and have the fields automatically populate with the data. Is that possible?
September 25th 09 12:02 AM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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inserting the DATABASE field in a mailmerge with filtered reults by Rich
I have a Mailmerge document and I want to use the FIELD option (Insert, Field on the toolbar) to display filtered results from a spreadsheet or access table. I am able to insert the DATABASE field but it shows all the rows the spreasheet( retail.xls). i was wondering if there is a way to...
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September 24th 09 11:53 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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MailMerge hangs and crashes with Access on Server by 4charity
I have successfully created an Access database that launches Word MailMerge letters/catalogs, and populates the templates nicely, when the database is installed on my harddrive (with templates on the server.) (It is actually a series of 2 functions, which executes the merging of 2 different...
September 24th 09 07:59 PM
by Peter Jamieson Go to last post
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