Solved

is there a way to mail merge using Illustrator?

Posted on 2009-07-12
4
3,964 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-02
I have a heap of certificates to print with different names on each. Is there a way to read the names from an excel spreadsheet automatically, like a mail merge feature?
0
Comment
Question by:TonyCabone
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 70

Assisted Solution

by:Jason C. Levine
Jason C. Levine earned 200 total points
Comment Utility
Hi TonyCabone,

Nope.  Not in Illustrator.  You could export it as a PNG and use that in Word to get the merge you need.
0
 
LVL 46

Accepted Solution

by:
tbsgadi earned 300 total points
Comment Utility
0
 
LVL 70

Expert Comment

by:Jason C. Levine
Comment Utility
Or InDesign :)

(d'oh! Thanks for jumping in, Gary...I totally forgot about InDesign...)
0
 
LVL 46

Expert Comment

by:tbsgadi
Comment Utility
Glad to help!
0

Featured Post

How to improve team productivity

Quip adds documents, spreadsheets, and tasklists to your Slack experience
- Elevate ideas to Quip docs
- Share Quip docs in Slack
- Get notified of changes to your docs
- Available on iOS/Android/Desktop/Web
- Online/Offline

Join & Write a Comment

A little background as to how I came to I design this code: Around 5 years ago I designed an add-in that formatted Excel files to a corporate standard, applying different cell colours and font type depending on whether the cells contained inputs,…
Approximate matching with VLOOKUP and MATCH seems to me to be a greatly under-used technique, and one which is vital for getting good performance out of large lookups. Until recently I would always have advised using an exact match for simplicity an…
The view will learn how to download and install SIMTOOLS and FORMLIST into Excel, how to use SIMTOOLS to generate a Monte Carlo simulation of 30 sales calls, and how to calculate the conditional probability based on the results of the Monte Carlo …
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate in Microsoft Excel how to add style and sexy appeal to horizontal bar charts.

728 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now