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Chapter 17. Using Mail Merge Effectively > An Overview of Word's Mail Merge

An Overview of Word's Mail Merge

Mail merge is the process of creating custom mailings (or other documents) that combine unique information with standard text to create a set of unique documents—typically, one for every recipient. Word's mail-merge feature gives you the power to customize your message for just a few people—or for thousands at the same time.

To successfully run a mail merge, you need to understand two fundamental concepts. The first concept is this: You need a main document and a data source.


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