Working with Custom Act Tables

Working with Custom Act Tables

Many Act! software users get confused with the distinction between Act! fields and Act! tables. In Act!, a field is a single piece of information such as a zip code, e-mail address or phone number. A table is a set of records. For example, Act!’s Contact table allows...
Act! Premium Moves to Subscription Model

Act! Premium Moves to Subscription Model

As one of the top Act! resellers, I wanted you to be aware of this news: Starting on May 15, 2015 Act! Premium moved to a Subscription platform. Starting then, you will have two options for purchasing Act! Premium software: Pay an Annual Subscription that you will...

Card Scanners and Act: Here Are the Options

It seems like questions from Act users come in waves.  Last week I received two very similar questions about Card Scanners and Act. “Karen, I contacted Card Scan to try and get the updated software so my CardScan would work on Actv16 but I’m told they don’t...
I Need to Convert My Act! 5.0 Database

I Need to Convert My Act! 5.0 Database

I had someone call me last week who was enraged that Act! Support was not able to help them convert their Act! 5 database (circa 1999) to the latest version, Act! v17.    Another customer couldn’t understand why Swiftpage wasn’t willing to convert their...