Frequently asked questions - Writer
How to restore the display of the field name
After inserting a mailing field into a document, the field displays an abbreviated field name.
▸ (Ctrl+F9) allows you to switch between the display of the content and the display of the full field name:<sourcename>.<tablename>.<fieldname>
After merging the data, for example via the Data to fields button, it is not possible to return to the original display of the abbreviated field name; what appears is either the field content as merged (most recent content) or the full name if it is in field name mode.
Here is a tip for returning to the abbreviated field name view:
- Select ▸
- Choose another data source
- Repeat to get back to the original data source...