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There is a long list of names and addresses in CSV format (could be converted to a different). I need to print a hundred of letters with some formatting like:


Dear %name%,


How can I make Word or any other software print these letters using data from the list?

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It's called a mail merge.

You can use Excel as your data source, since you already have everything in a CSV.

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Thank you. I tried this both with word and it appeared to be quite unreliable and complicated. E.g. I cannot realize what exactly should be in the excel sheet to have it picked up by word. I there any alternative way, maybe not with word at all? – user Jul 23 '10 at 9:22

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