Mergefield tip for ILLiad Print Templates

Mail merges are a powerful tool in MS Word and using them to enhance ILLiad’s print templates is no exception. It’s amazing what kind of “If Then” type statements can be created, such as “If the Delivery Option is “Mail to Address”, then display the address lines you want, If not display something else.” But I always forget how to view, for lack of a better word, the code, behind the mergefield statements and rules. The trick…

Alt + F9

Hitting those keys will toggle between something similar to a preview and the full mergefield “code.” This is important for formatting and layout as well as getting the mergefield rules correct. The rules can take up a lot more space compared to the real deal.

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