Mail Merge from Excel to Word


Board Regular
May 23, 2007
I have been using Excel to instigate a mail merge for the last few years. I have just bought a new laptop and downloaded the files (Office 365 cloud based) and now the macros are playing up.
It appears to be the file path. I normally click in File Explorer to store the macro files on my pc but this is no different to before.

Can anyone throw any light on this?
Is there a versioning issue?
I have included the whole code but have highlighted the area where the code is failing. I am getting the message of Object not found. I have recopied the paths in case there were minor differences.
The same thing is happening on another macro as well and it is the file path that is causing the macro to fail so hopefully it is something simple that will rectify all the macros.
Any guidance gratefully received.

VBA Code:
Option Explicit
Dim FilePath As String
Dim coursedate As Date
Dim coursename As String
Dim companyname As String
Dim filename As String
Dim EmailSubject As String

'Dim fn As String
Dim email As String
Dim emailcc As String
Dim xOutlookObj As Object
Dim xEmailObj As Object
'Dim FilePath
Dim OApp As Object, OMail As Object
Dim signature As String
Dim Email_To As String
'Dim EmailSubject As String
Dim OpenPDFAfterCreating As Boolean, AlwaysOverwritePDF As Boolean, DisplayEmail As Boolean
Dim PDFFILE As String

Sub CreateEvalsMailMerge()
coursedate = Range("f2")
coursename = Range("J2")
companyname = Range("H2")
'This is the path where your certificate is stored (the word document)
FilePath = "C:\Users\mkd\OneDrive - Grapevine Computing\Tutoring\Course Materials\Lesson Files\AuxcillaryDocs"

Call RunEvalsMerge
Call EmailEvalsPDF
Call MoveEvalsNames

End Sub
Sub RunEvalsMerge()

    Dim wd As Object
    Dim wdocSource As Object
    Dim objdoc As Word.Document

    Dim strWorkbookName As String

    On Error Resume Next
    Set wd = GetObject(, "Word.Application.16")
    If wd Is Nothing Then
        Set wd = CreateObject("Word.Application.16")
    End If
    On Error GoTo 0
'rename to the mail merge file you use)
[B] Set wdocSource = wd.Documents.Open(FilePath & "EvalsMM.docx")[/B]
    strWorkbookName = FilePath & ThisWorkbook.Name

    wdocSource.MailMerge.MainDocumentType = wdFormLetters

    wdocSource.MailMerge.OpenDataSource _
            Name:=strWorkbookName, _
            AddToRecentFiles:=False, _
            Revert:=False, _
            Format:=wdOpenFormatAuto, _
            Connection:="Data Source=" & strWorkbookName & ";Mode=Read", _
            SQLStatement:="SELECT * FROM `Evals$`"

    With wdocSource.MailMerge
        .Destination = wdSendToNewDocument
        .SuppressBlankLines = True
        With .DataSource
            .FirstRecord = wdDefaultFirstRecord
            .LastRecord = wdDefaultLastRecord
        End With
        .Execute Pause:=False
    End With
Set objdoc = Word.Application.ActiveDocument

wdocSource.Close savechanges:=False


objdoc.ExportAsFixedFormat OutputFileName:=FilePath & "Evaluations.pdf", _
objdoc.Close savechanges:=False

End Sub

Sub EmailEvalsPDF()

EmailSubject = "Evaluations - " & coursedate 'Change this to change the subject of the email. The current month is added to end of subj line
OpenPDFAfterCreating = False 'Change this if you want to open the PDF after creating it : TRUE or FALSE
AlwaysOverwritePDF = False 'Change this if you always want to overwrite a PDF that already exists :TRUE or FALSE
DisplayEmail = True 'Change this if you don't want to display the email before sending.  Note, you must have a TO email address specified for this to work
'Email_To = ActiveSheet.Range("H2")  'Change this if you want to specify To email e.g. ActiveSheet.Range("H1") to get email from cell H1
'Email_CC = ActiveSheet.Range("I2")
PDFFILE = FilePath & "Evaluations.pdf"

    'Create an Outlook object and new mail message
Set OApp = CreateObject("Outlook.application")

Set OMail = OApp.CreateItem(0)

signature = OMail.Body
With OMail
'.To = Email
'.CC = emailcc
'        .BCC = Email_BCC
.Subject = EmailSubject
'.Body = "Please find attached invoice for work undertaken"
.Attachments.Add PDFFILE
'.Body = "Please find attached invoice for work undertaken" & vbNewLine & vbNewLine & signature
'.HTMLBody = "Please find attached certificates for recent course" & OMail.HTMLBody
.HTMLBody = "<BODY style=font-size:10pt font-family;calibri color:blue> Aram, <p> Please find attached Course Evaluations for " & coursename & " course run on the " & coursedate & " </p></Body>" & OMail.HTMLBody
End With
Set OMail = Nothing
Set OApp = Nothing
End Sub

Sub MoveEvalsNames()
Dim rw As Long
rw = Range("B" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Row
Sheets("Evals").Range("A2:W" & rw).Copy
Sheets("Evaluations").Range("A" & Rows.Count).End(xlUp).Offset(1).PasteSpecial Paste:=xlPasteValues
Sheets("Evals").Range("A2:W" & rw).Clear

Application.CutCopyMode = False

End Sub

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Board Regular
May 23, 2007
Sorry the highlighting is not apparent apart from the /B, it is the line near the top
VBA Code:
 Set wdocSource = wd.Documents.Open(FilePath & "EvalsMM.docx")

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