Mail-merge Word and Excell

Mail-merge Word and Excell

Post by bart.schel » Wed, 17 Oct 2007 18:04:30

I have a document with the layout for some labels.
I created this document in Word 2003.
I linked it to a document in Excell 2003 that contains the list of
On my computer at home it works fine.

When I open my labels-template, I get the question to link it to my
Excell-file and I get the list of worksheets in the file.

I've copied those documents on another computer that also has Office
When I do the same things there, I get a screen asking me for a
database-provider and some other stuff on my connection.

What did I do wrong?
How can I fix this problem?

Mail-merge Word and Excell

Post by Graham May » Wed, 17 Oct 2007 19:07:57

The PC that prompts for a conversion option has this option checked in tools
> options > general. See the Excel data section of

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