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ACT! 6 for Dummies (For Dummies)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Track sales, create reports, and organize your life

Get your calendar, phone lists, mailing labels, and more into the ACT!

This award-winning software helps you manage both your business and your life. With this book, getting your ACT! together is easy! Find out how to enter and manage your client contact list, generate reports and mailings, cross-reference your schedule, access the Internet and e-mail, and personalize your ACT!

The Dummies Way

  • Explanations in plain English
  • "Get in, get out" information
  • Icons and other navigational aids
  • Tear-out cheat sheet
  • Top ten lists
  • A dash of humor and fun

Synopsis:

ACT! is contact management/customer relationship management (CRM) software that allows users and organizations to manage their business relationships (with clients, prospects, vendors, suppliers) effectively.

Synopsis:

  • ACT! organizes customer information in one place, providing instant access to names, phone numbers, addresses, appointments, call histories, follow-up activities, and more
  • Explores ACT!'s features, including a ready-to-use contact database with search capabilities; Internet links; mail, fax, and e-mail merge; synchronization with Palm OS handhelds; integration with Outlook and other popular products; report generation; and a customizable database
  • Latest edition of this successful title shows business professionals how to use ACT!'s new e-mail features, new active libraries, and improved Internet services and Outlook integration

About the Author

Karen S. Fredricks is president of Tech Benders, LLC, which specializes in ACT!, QuickBooks, and Microsoft Office training. She hosted the Florida stop on the ACT! 6 National Launch Tour.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: The Opening ACT!

Chapter 1: An Overview of ACT!

Chapter 2: The Various Faces of ACT!

Chapter 3: Getting Your ACT! Together.

Part II: Putting the ACT! Database to Work.

Chapter 4: Making Contact(s).

Chapter 5: The Contact List.

Chapter 6: The ACT! Lookup: Searching for Your Contacts.

Chapter 7: Make a Note of That.

Chapter 8: Organizing Your Daily Tasks.

Part III: Sharing Your Information with Others.

Chapter 9: Printing Non-Reports.

Chapter 10: Using the Basic ACT! Reports.

Chapter 11: Designing Your Own Reports.

Chapter 12: Merging Your Information into a Document.

Chapter 13: ACT! E-Mail.

Part IV: Advanced ACT!ing.

Chapter 14: Creating Contact Fields.

Chapter 15: Customizing Layouts.

Chapter 16: Zen and the Art of Database Maintenance.

Chapter 17: Calling in the Reinforcements.

Part V: Commonly Overlooked ACT! Features.

Chapter 18: ACT!ing on the Internet.

Chapter 19: ACT!ing on Your Sales Opportunities.

Chapter 20: Grouping Your Contacts.

Chapter 21: I’m Going to the Library Tab.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 22: Ten Cool New Features in ACT! 6.

Chapter 23: Ten Cool Ways to Customize Your ACT! Layout.

Chapter 24: Ten Cool Tools to Make ACT! Work Better.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780764526459
Author:
Tennant, Rich
Publisher:
For Dummies
Author:
Fredricks, Karen S.
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Time management
Subject:
Database Management - General
Subject:
Database management
Subject:
Business Software - General
Subject:
Scheduling
Subject:
Act
Subject:
Microsoft Windows
Subject:
Enterprise Applications - General
Subject:
Database management -- Computer programs.
Subject:
Time management -- Computer programs.
Subject:
Software Engineering - Programming and Languages
Subject:
Office Productivity- Non-Microsoft (General & Suites)
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Computers
Series:
For Dummies
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20030328
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
350
Dimensions:
9.21x7.40x.87 in. 1.50 lbs.

Related Subjects

Business » Computers
Computers and Internet » Database » Design
Computers and Internet » Software Engineering » Programming and Languages
Computers and Internet » Software Engineering » Software Management

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"Synopsis" by , ACT! is contact management/customer relationship management (CRM) software that allows users and organizations to manage their business relationships (with clients, prospects, vendors, suppliers) effectively.
"Synopsis" by ,
  • ACT! organizes customer information in one place, providing instant access to names, phone numbers, addresses, appointments, call histories, follow-up activities, and more
  • Explores ACT!'s features, including a ready-to-use contact database with search capabilities; Internet links; mail, fax, and e-mail merge; synchronization with Palm OS handhelds; integration with Outlook and other popular products; report generation; and a customizable database
  • Latest edition of this successful title shows business professionals how to use ACT!'s new e-mail features, new active libraries, and improved Internet services and Outlook integration
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