Mail Merge becomes a necessary tool in many cases and not always is
used to create a letter or email as the wizard says. I think achieving
the mentioned task using LibreOffice needs to be a easier.
That's why I'd like to propose:
* Rename: As the name seems to condition the application
functionality, DataMerge or InfoMerge would be more appropriate and
provides the idea of greater functionality.
No opinion yet, sorry.
* Advanced Editing: If I'm not writing a letter, why should I assign
fields? an option to skip the wizard and include fields manually would
Already is there: drag the header of a column from a table in the datasource
window (F4) or use Insert>Fields>More ... tab Database.
Yes, but I need to get to step 6 to do so. An option to avoid the
wizard in step 3 could prevent this.
Furthermore, the last step of the wizard saves the merged document.
What happens if I need to edit base document for any omission? Or
change the location of the fields?
All this I have raised are issues that arise in the school where I
work, where teachers are comfortable using MSOffice.
Escuelas Libres :: Porque la educación es mucho mejor cuando es libre
Para entrenar, cualquier programa sirve. Para educar, sólo Software
Libre. (Federico Heinz)
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