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Output portal records to one merge file for MS Word

Question asked by ynot.nodrof on May 10, 2014
Latest reply on May 12, 2014 by keywords



this is my first post so be gentle!


I have been using Filemaker since it was Claris Works and thats a Looooooong time!


I have been scratching my head trying to export to a mail merge using fields from Table 1, only one record at a time which works OK no problem. But I am only able to get the first record from the related Table 2 portal in the Table1 layout, the portal is one field only and a maximum of eight records, to show in the merge.


I have tried a repeating field using the same relationship but that does not work.. If I enter the data from Table 2 manually using a related pop-up into a repeating field on the Table 1 that will show in the merge file but as a string not line by line as required and is too messy to do it that way.


Any suggestions would be much appreciated.