Thanks for the thought rjbull, something like that is always a possibility.
The tedious part is getting output that is of the kind:
Name Nickname 1 datum 1
Actually, the best bet probably is to give it to my secretary and ask her to type it all out
When I posted the initial comment and titled one paragraph "problem" I was unclear. The problem for me was going to be the inability to install the software on another machine, and that one was nicely solved for me by lanux128.
Thanks again for your idea