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The Act Edit Menu

Today we are going to explore Act’s Edit Menu to show you some of the key points of using this menu. This menu gives you options to manipulate data within Act and I cannot stress enough how important it is to make backups before you make radical changes to your...

The Act File Menu

If you are new to Act, or even a long time Act user, sometimes we take the tools right in front of us for granted. The file menu in Act offers a lot of functions that you should be aware of. Some of the items a rather obvious and some of the items need a little bit of...

Entering Data in Act Can Be a Waste of Time

One of the dilemmas for small business users is that we are faced with entering data into software. How do we avoid becoming data entry clerks? Because we are small business people, we only have so much time in our day. Entering a lot of data can be hard work and very...

Act Quick Tip: How to Open Act with Alexa

How to Wake Up Act with Alexa Every time you want Alexa to do something with Act you have to start the process by stating the following: “Alexa, open Act Premium.”  Because this is a new feature in Act I’m learning along the way. On occasion, I will...

Connecting Act version 20 and Alexa: Part 1

I use a tool called Dragon NaturallySpeaking to dictate documents, such as this one, create and reply to emails, and at times entering information into Act. Dragon NaturallySpeaking is something that you must spend some time with and learn how to use. In my opinion,...

Learning All About Alexa Skills: What Are They?

What Is an Alexa Skill? Your Amazon smart speaker offers a wide range of resources such as games, news and information, technology services, entertainment and much more. To connect your device to these offerings you must connect using a skill. Think of a skill as a...

Setting Up Your Amazon Echo Dot: 3 Videos

So you’ve decided to buy in the Amazon Echo Dot and it has arrived at your home or office. How do you set it up? This video is directly from Amazon’s YouTube channel will show you how to set up the Echo Dot. You will learn about the cables that came with your new...

What is an Echo Dot from Amazon?

Learning about the Echo Dot from Amazon It is quite possible that you have heard about Alexa. What is Alexa and how do you get it? To start, you can purchase an Echo Dot at a local retailer or directly from Amazon. In this video you will learn how to set an alarm,...