Create Mailing Labels from Excel or Outlook

mail mergeNeed to create mailing labels from an Excel spreadsheet or your Outlook Contacts? Go from raw data to a sheet of Avery labels that are ready to affix to your mailing:

  • Excel: import them into Word and then use Word’s Mail Merge feature. Watch this short video tutorial (I started the video 2 minutes in to skip the boring bits) to get an idea of how the process & flow works, and then follow these steps.
  • Outlook: follow these steps

Hat tip to the Gadgetwise Blog at The New York Times