MailMergeDataType Element (Microsoft Word)

Specifies the type of mail merge data source.

Contained In



This element contains a value that describes the type of data (such as an Excel spreadsheet or Access database) and the method of data access (for example, by means of ODBC or DDE).

See Also

MailMergeActiveRecord, MailMergeAddressFieldName, MailMergeAsAttachment, MailMergeCheckErrors, MailMergeConnectString, MailMergeDataSource, MailMergeDestination, MailMergeDoNotSuppressBlankLines, MailMergeHeaderSource, MailMergeLinkToQuery, MailMergeMailSubject, MailMergeMainDocType, MailMergeQueryString, MailMergeViewMergedData


See the example in the MailMergeAddressFieldName element topic.