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Mail merge without .ODB file [closed]

asked 2012-03-22 15:03:07 +0200

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updated 2015-11-02 04:16:06 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Each time a use a new data origin from a Calc file, Writer create a new .ODB file in my documents folder. Does anyone know how to avoid this behavior?

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Hi @Andres, What version of LibreOffice are you using, and on what OS? We can try to replicate the creation of the .ODB file.

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-02-03 10:26:52 +0200 )edit

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answered 2012-03-22 15:28:42 +0200

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It does not do that for me, when I mail merge according to this tutorial: http://davidmburke.com/2011/08/10/mail-merge-in-libreoffice/

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I've just follow the tutorial but it also create a new .ODB file in my documents folder. Thank you anyway.

Andres gravatar imageAndres ( 2012-03-23 08:46:01 +0200 )edit
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I believe you cannot avoid the ODB file, because it is the only way LibreOffice has to contains a data source (independently if the source is a local spreadsheet or a corporate database connection.

Olivier gravatar imageOlivier ( 2012-12-04 15:05:37 +0200 )edit

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