Mail merge

How to Merge Your Excel Contact Database with Custom Letters in Word

The final part of this three-part article is about merging your custom Word documents with your customer list (exported from Outlook to Excel) for distribution. The first part explains how to selectively choose certain fields for export to Excel and the second part explains how to customize, manage and maintain this contact list in Excel. […]

Mail merge

Troubleshoot Mail Merge, Data Copy, Sharing, and Printing

The Apple OS X productivity apps formerly known as iWork (Pages, Numbers, and Keynote) allow for a fair amount of data manipulation and round-trip processing. The latest major revisions of each updated the code, but left critical features for some. A few weeks ago I wrote about how to manage previous versions of these OS […]

Mail merge

How to import, configure and manage your Outlook contacts in Excel

Part two of this three-part article explains how to import your Outlook contact list (the CSV file) into Excel, and then how to refine, maintain, and manage that database so that, in part three, you can merge it with your personalized Word documents. for dissemination. This is the easiest and most efficient method for such […]