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Act CRM compatible with Windows 10?

Act Today is based in Australia. They are a firm of act consultants and on occasion I like to feature some of the great posts that my fellow act certified consultants have created for their clients. Here is a great article that I urge you to read. 6 Factors to...

How to Add a Contact to Act from an Outlook Email

This is How to Add a Contact to Act from an Outlook Email. My experience has been that many  act users don’t fully utilize the connection to Microsoft Outlook that act affords you. For example, when you have an email in your inbox there are quite a variety of...

Act Price Increase for Act Premium Cloud

Act Has Increased Their Prices for Their Hosted Subscription Service In early October act increased the price for Act Premium Cloud from $35 per month to $42 per month. You can still subscribe Act Premium for $25 per month. Act Premium can be hosted by you if you want...

POP versus IMAP Email

Many of my ACT clients are small and medium size businesses that don’t have IT departments; and I try to educate them on all aspects of daily ACT life.  Dealing with email is a popular subject.  I just suggested to my client David S. that he change from POP to...

ACT Checkboxes (Yes or No Fields)

ACT’s check-box fields are underutilized by the average ACT user and I want to show you why I think they are great! Imagine for a moment that you sell ice cream and you have to track the types of ice cream your customers like. Check-boxes in ACT make that easy...

Creating a Drop-down List in ACT

Managing a drop-down list is very important, especially when many users share an ACT database. In this tutorial I will show you how to create a drop-down list in ACT and how to apply it to a field in ACT.  Once you create a drop-down list, it can be used on multiple...

Contact List Lines

This quick tutorial shows you how to make Act’s contact list easier on the eyes. In this tutorial I will show you how to add lines to ACT’s contact list. Now for those of us that need reading glasses you might find this tip fantastic. If you use act all...

ACT Groups: Group Therapy Part 3: Let’s Get Visual

When you look at a computer screen all day it is imperative that you make the viewing easy on the eyes. Act by Swiftpage is no different. My tutorials on working with act groups suggest different ways to organize your information. However, one of the easiest ways to...

Act Preferences: Adding Grid Lines to a List

If you spend a good part of the day staring at a computer screen, anything you can do to give your eyes a break is worthwhile. Here is a simple act tip with your eyes in mind. When you use ACT a lot, simple things like adding grid lines to separate information can...

Act Error Messages: How to Resolve Them

When you purchase act software you expect it to work flawlessly, but sometimes it doesn’t. One of the key selling points of act is that it works with Microsoft Office; Word, Excel and Outlook. Most of my clients use Microsoft Outlook with act to send and receive...