What is the difference between the Blackbaud Simple Word Merge and Microsoft Word Merge File export types?
The Microsoft Word Merge File format is a data file that contains the export fields. It is similar to a .csv file and can be opened in Excel. It is used as the data source when creating a mail merge through Microsoft Word.
The Blackbaud Simple Word Merge format contains data as well as the letter text and formatting. It allows you to use Microsoft Word Integration through Export.