Act v18 is Here!

Act v18 is Here!

We’re really excited about this version of Act! because it adds  new features designed to make you more productive in less time.  But don’t just take our word for it – see it yourself!  Go to my You Tube Channel for video demonstrations on all the features. Click Here...
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...
The Case of the Missing Act! Contacts

The Case of the Missing Act! Contacts

This week brought not one but three clients that called me upset that Act! had “eaten” some of their contacts.  In all cases we were able to solve the mystery of the missing Act! contacts and hopefully prevent it from happening again. When a user feels that contacts...
Act! v17.1 Update Released

Act! v17.1 Update Released

For all of you who are currently using Act! v17 – or thinking of moving to v17 I have great news:  Act! v17.1 is due to be released on Wednesday, February 25th.  This update is free to all users of Act! 17.  New features include: Act! v17.1 Call List Improvements...