Except for the business letter, the invoice is the most important type of written document in most companies. A little known fact is that not only Excel, but also Word can perform arithmetic operations. The advantage of Word is that even a sophisticated corporate design can be implemented without compromise.
In most cases, invoicing involves the following elements:
In the present case, the customer asks for the option to switch between Swiss francs and US dollars. Additionally the following requirements were formulated:
Similarly to how Word can retrieve CHF/USD exchange rates from the Internet, Word can automatically extract other information from the Internet. A classic example: a customer's address from the online telephone book.