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Linux Journal: Ooo Off the Wall: Fielding Questions, Part 4--Mail Merges

Apr 14, 2005, 07:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bruce Byfield)

"Mail merges are a means of using fields to create multiple copies of a document. They got their name because one of the most common uses for the tool is to address letters to different destinations. However, the same process can be used for other purposes as well, such as personalizing a form letter. If you choose, you even could use mail merges as a form of conditional text. Of all the uses fields have in OpenOffice.org Writer, mail merges is one of the most useful--and the most complicated..."

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