Re: Mail Merge on a Postcard
From: Mary Sauer (gsauer_at_mycolumbus.rr.com)
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 18:23:22 -0400
Merges work with one card, label, envelope or special size on the screen. Once you
get the hang of it, it is simple enough. Publisher 2003 has a catalog merge which is
a big step forward. At last you can actually print an attractive address directory.
-- Mary Sauer MS MVP http://office.microsoft.com/ http://www.msauer.mvps.org/ news://msnews.microsoft.com "Dori" <Dori@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:7155A963-7C9F-4899-A54A-42369FE07CF9@microsoft.com... > It works...hmmm... So the only way to have more then one merged data spot on > a page is to do it in a template? So that Publisher realizes there is more > then one? I had tried to make gift certificates at one time, with 3 per page > and could not get it to work. If I would have created a template with the > determined size, it probably would have worked? > > Thank you! I feel pretty stupid after that. But you learn something new > every day! > > Dori > > "Mary Sauer" wrote: > >> The print preview will show the same address block on each card. Have you printed >> a >> sample? The print dialogue has that option. >> >> >> -- >> Mary Sauer MS MVP >> http://office.microsoft.com/ >> http://www.msauer.mvps.org/ >> news://msnews.microsoft.com >> "Dori" <Dori@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message >> news:C24928B9-AE0D-4CA2-8C40-D4018E33CF9B@microsoft.com... >> >I have desgined a postcard in Publisher and am not trying to do a mail merge. >> > I have a database that I have merged. I would like to have a different >> > address block on each of the 4 postcards that are on one page. Am I wasting >> > my time or is there a way to do this? I figured seeing as I used the postcard >> > page layout that it would automatically recognize the 4 different postcards >> > and when I merged the address block that it would have placed 1, 2, 3, and 4 >> > on the page. When I go into print preview it shows address 1 on all 4 >> > postcards. >> > >> > Any help ASAP would be greatly appreciated! >> >> >>