Microsoft Word/Multiple gifts
I would like to merge a list of donors with gifts they gave during calendar year 2012. Of course, the donors will have a different number of gifts donated. The list of donors repeats customer number, name, contact info for each gift. So the first donor could have 10 gifts, the second could have 1 gift and the next 15, etc.
How would I set up the merge in Word 2010 so that I would pull over only the gifts from one donor and include each gift?
I suspect there may be neater ways of doing it but my method is in http://aidanheritage.byethost3.com/excel/MergeExample.xls
- which uses VBA to combine the gift entries, and a decreasing countif to give a column that can be filtered on for the merge. This method has the advantage over any other method that the data doesn't need to be sorted first.
I hope this gives you what you need but do let me know if I can help further, or if this method isn't going to work for you.
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