MailMergeDataSource.MappedDataFields property (Word)

Returns a MappedDataFields collection that represents the mapped data fields available in Microsoft Word.


expression. MappedDataFields

expression An expression that returns a 'MailMergeDataSource' object.


This example creates a tabbed list of the mapped data fields available in Word and the fields in the data source to which they are mapped. This example assumes that the current document is a mail merge document.

Sub MappedFields() 
 Dim intCount As Integer 
 Dim docCurrent As Document 
 Dim docNew As Document 
 On Error Resume Next 
 Set docCurrent = ActiveDocument 
 Set docNew = Documents.Add 
 'Add leader tab to new document 
 docNew.Paragraphs.TabStops.Add _ 
 Position:=InchesToPoints(3.5), _ 
 With docCurrent.MailMerge.DataSource 
 'Insert heading paragraph for tabbed columns 
 docNew.Content.InsertAfter "Word Mapped Data Field" _ 
 & vbTab & "Data Source Field" 
 intCount = intCount + 1 
 'Insert Word mapped data field name and the 
 'corresponding data source field name 
 docNew.Content.InsertAfter .MappedDataFields( _ 
 Index:=intCount).Name & vbTab & _ 
 .MappedDataFields(Index:=intCount) _ 
 'Insert paragraph 
 Loop Until intCount = .MappedDataFields.Count 
 End With 
End Sub

See also

MailMergeDataSource Object

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