In issue #52 concerning the subject article...
I was following along trying to do the mail-merge thing and got to this part:
I was not sure what was supposed to be open at this point.
"Click on the Data Sources icon (shown left), View > Data sources, or press F4. This will display the registered databases below the"
Also, I was wondering if you delete the linked database does that do away with the link to the spreadsheet that you started with?
Maybe it is just me but the article while being informative, left out some instructions for someone like me that is unfamiliar with mail-merge.