Simple Mail Merge Using Excel

A question was asked on Quora about how to merge a list of 500+ names into a Microsoft Word form.

Word’s mail merge feature is a very powerful and useful tool that makes doing this very easy.

Though there are alternative ways to do this, the easiest and best way to accomplish is to use Excel as the simple database.

The assumption here is that the form is already designed and in-place in Word, and I just show the steps to both connect and generate the required output.

However, if you want to know how to setup the form, etc., then you really need to learn about Word’s styles. Click here to see my posts and videos on styles.

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As you can see, it’s a very powerful feature.

If you struggle with Word in your business, here are just two elements that you must know about and implement: Click here to get the report.

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