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Re: Problems merging an excel file due to code or file problems?

 
 
Cindy M -WordMVP-
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      14th Sep 2004
Hi =?Utf-8?B?SmFzb24gTA==?=,

[Coming from the Word.mailmerge.fields group]

Which version of Word/OFfice are we dealing with, here?

What issue were you having with "text" fields, more exactly?

Is the data range in the Excel table on the first sheet? Does it start in cell
A1? Have you applied a range name to it? You probably should do the last, at
the very least.

> I posted an earlier question regarding formatting excel cells as text for
> importing purposes. That seems to be working okay, but now I have another
> problem. After this file has been saved, I need to merge it into a Word
> source. When I do this, I step through the merge wizard, and after I choose
> the Excel sheet and click OK, I get another strange window asking me to
> select a table. Thing is, there is no table to select. I have to click
> Cancel. If I try to click OK it say Word unable to open Merge Source. I
> don't know what I did or what happened. I've tried this several times by
> changing the cells formatted as text (errors were displayed cells because
> they were formatted as text) to General. Still didn't work. I am posting
> this on Word sites, because I don't receive this error until I try to merge
> with Word. I don't think it has much to do with Word, though. Here is my
> code. I am basically trying to figure out if there is something in my code
> that could have screwed up this process. It was working fine before I
> altered the code to format the first five cells as text.
>


Cindy Meister
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http://homepage.swissonline.ch/cindymeister (last update Jun 8 2004)
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