The bold version of this merge field is the merge field code.

To change from the field code to the merge field, or vice versa, in a Microsoft Word document:

Press ALT + F9 to toggle Field Codes on/off.


  1. Open the document
  2. Select Tools, Options from the menu bar
  3. Select the View tab and mark the Field Codes checkbox
  4. Change the Field shading option to Always and click OK