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How Do Empty Merge Fields Populate on an Automated Document?


  • What will happen when I generate a Document from a Template that has merge fields that were not filled out within Clio?


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In most cases, an empty Merge Field will appear as a blank space. However, if the Merge Field is part of a subsection of a field group, then the empty field will appear as the original Merge Field code.


  • The field << Matters.StatuteOfLimitationsDate >> will appear as a space
  • However, the field << Matters.StatuteOfLimitationsDate.Month >> will appear as << Matters.StatuteOfLimitationsDate.Month >> 
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