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I need to insert in CV created in MS Word document the age of the people.

I know the birth date of the person.

Is there a way to insert a field that will automatically calculates the age?

  • Johny Walker, {FIELD=NOW-BIRTHDATE} years.
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check this link – Sandy8086 Aug 30 '12 at 9:39
does not work... – serhio Aug 30 '12 at 10:44
Would you be willing to create an Excel spreadsheet with the names and birthdates (and calculated ages) and Paste Link into your Word document? It will look a lot like a regular Word table. You will need to remember to make all your updates in the Excel file. – Scott Aug 31 '12 at 19:46

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