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Category NetMailBot Mail Merge & Using a Database 
Question/Issue I can't get the Mail Merge functionality to work. 
Answer/Solution I can't get the Mail Merge functionality to work. I have set up my DSN, specified my query and email column in the database, and set up my replacement IDs, but to no effect. What is wrong?

The most common mistake in using the mail merge features culminating in this situation is simply omitting the -personalize parameter - this is the "switch" that actually causes NetMailBot to do the personalizing / mail merge. All the rest are just setting this up. If you add -personalize and still have problems, it could be your DSN, database query, etc. 
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