Publisher 2002 Mail Merge Problems

Hi!  I posted an inquiry on 2/21/04 regarding problems I'm 
having doing a mail merge in Publisher 2002 (using 
W98SE).  I read a post that said I may need to intall MDAC 
file from MS...I did so and restarted my PC, but Publisher 
still freezes after opening the source file (in this case 
an Access database)and doesn't allow me to go to the next 
step.  Any other advise?  I may end up just printing 
labels and affixing them to the postcards I'm trying to 
mail merge information into...your help is appreciated!
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3/6/2004 9:49:40 PM
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Use a CSV (Comma Separated Value) file.
That will work.
In Excel you go to menu FILE > SAVE AS > CSV

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