Act! and Windows XP Sunset

Act! and Windows XP Sunset

Windows XP, the operating system of choice for most PC users for the past ten years, is being officially phased out as Microsoft “sunsets” support for the product in all respects.  I loved XP but I’ve had no problem adjusting to my newer machines that have Windows 7...

The Act! QuickBooks Link

The Act QuickBooks Link Small businesses require two solutions to effectively manage their front and back office operations: A CRM solution to manage front office processes such as sales and service An accounting solution to manage the back office operations including...

Act! Outlook Synchronization

Act! Outlook  Synchronization Clients often ask me to “setup their Act! Outlook integration” and are dumfounded when I respond that there is no such thing. “But Karen,” they insist, “you told me that my version of Act! is compatible with my version of Office.  How can...

Act! Software is Magical

The Contact field can prove to be surprisingly confusing for both new and old Act! users alike.  Although the field seems very straightforward at first glance, it contains a bit of “magical Act! functionality” that can prove to be either a help or a hindrance. Let’s...