A new version of act is going to be released in the coming weeks: act 17. I have never been someone that suggests that you upgrade just for the sake of upgrading. However, when new versions of act are released some older versions are no longer eligible for upgrade pricing in the future, and the […]
Jim Durkin of Durkin Computing, makes ACT add-on products that enhance the usefulness of ACT. If you are an experienced ACT user you’ll find these tools make ACT easier to use by creating visual effects and much more. Impact Suite combines 10 of Durkin computing’s best tools into one. Impact Suite offers a free 30 […]
Are ACT’s service plans worth it? UPDATED 10-10-14 ACT offers three types of service plans for ACT users: Gold, Silver and Bronze. As an ACT certified consultant I try to make my clients aware of the pros and cons of each plan and discuss how these options might impact them. Prices vary depending on when […]
My experience has been that many ACT users use ACT’s group feature. However, the company feature isn’t used quite as much. Frankly, I don’t think people understand how to utilize companies in ACT; for many it is a tool that isn’t worth the time it takes to utilize it. Having said all of that, ACT […]
ACT 16 has a new feature called the history list. The new history list allows you to quickly see everything that’s happened in ACT. In addition, you can take action by looking up contacts in that list as well. Please watch my video to learn more:
How often have you had to rework your schedule? Act now allows you to reschedule multiple activities and if you watch my quick video you’ll learn how to accomplish this.
ACT 16 now allows you to create a field that calculates either a formula or a number based on a date. This video is part 2 of 2. Please watch my video to learn more:
Groups if done correctly can be a highly effective way to help you find certain types of contacts quickly and efficiently.
Many years ago, before ACT introduced the Web Info tab, Jim Durkin of www.DurkinComputing.com introduced a tool for ACT called Social Networking for ACT ($19.00). I think I’m one of its biggest fans. It does a few things better than ACT’s tool. For example, it can be broken out to a second monitor and it […]