Works: Finding Online Help to Create Mailing Labels

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One of the most common tasks people perform with Works is creating mailing labels. This article points you to step-by-step instructions in the online Help.

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The steps necessary to create mailing labels vary depending on which version of Works you are using, but they all involve the creation of both a database file and a word processing document.

To find the step-by-step instructions on how to create mailing labels, do the following for your version of Works:

Works 4.0, 4.5, 4.5a

  1. On the Help menu, click Index.
  2. Type mail.
  3. Click Mail Merge: Mailing Labels.
  4. Click, To Create Labels.
  5. Follow the instructions.

Works 3.0

  1. On the Help menu, click Search For Help On.
  2. Type mail.
  3. Double-click the entry for Mailing Labels.
  4. Select Creating a Mailing Label Document, and click Display.
  5. Follow the instructions.

Works 3.0 Multimedia Edition

  1. Insert the Works Compact Disc in the CD-ROM drive.
  2. On the Help menu, click Contents.
  3. Click Printing.
  4. Click Printing Form Letters, Mailing Labels, and Envelopes.
  5. Click Creating Mailing Labels.
  6. Follow the instructions.

Works 2.0

  1. On the Help menu, click Index.
  2. Click the Search button.
  3. Type mail.
  4. Click the Display button.
  5. Click the Display button again.
  6. Follow the instructions.


For more information about creating mailing labels, please see The Microsoft Works User's Guide.

User's Guide 3.0: Chapter 11, Printing With Works, Pages 505-510.

User's Guide 2.0: Chapter 1, Guide to the Word Processor, pages 73-74.


Article ID: 160030 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 5.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Works 4.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Works 2.0 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Works 3.0 Standard Edition
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