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Ten Reasons You Should Update to Act! V17 Service Pack 1, NOW

February 2015 sees the release of Service Pack 1 for Act! V17, which will take your installed version 17.0 to version 17.1. (Click Help > About Act! to see what version you currently have). So, why should we all rush out and upgrade? After all, this isn’t a major version release, just a mid-term Service […]

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Act! 16 Service Pack 1 (v16.1)

Act! V16 Service Pack 1 (V16.1) Scheduled release date Tuesday 6th May 2014 Download links and instructions will be provided when available. What is Act! v16 Service Pack 1? This unique release is actually a Service Pack and a Feature Pack rolled into one. The release contains typical Service Pack elements such as bug fixes […]

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How to add house prices to your Act! CRM database.

If you’re interested in property prices and you have an Act! database, here’s a great way to combine the two. Click the Web Info Tab Click “Edit Links” Click “Add” In Site Name type: MousePrice.com In URL type: http://www.mouseprice.com/property-for-sale/{Postcode}+0   Enjoy! To find out how you can get more out of your Act! database why […]

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ACT! 2013 (Version 15) New Features

As ACT! 2013 hits the streets I thought I’d take a look at what’s new, and whether it’s worth upgrading.  The headline new developments in ACT 2013 are:   1. ACT! Premium Mobile. This existed in later upgrades  to ACT! 2012 but has now been developed further for this release. ACT! Premium Mobile or “SAPM” (not […]

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Hosted ACT! for Web (Or, ACT! for Web Made Easy)

We all know that ACT! is the top-selling contact management and entry-level CRM software in the world. It is used by millions of people to manage their working day and their customer reationships.Nearly all of these people have ACT! installed on their computers. Which is fine. What’s less well known is that there’s another way […]

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Map of Big Blue Marketing ACT! Training Customers

I have always worked on the principle that the best and most relevant training is delivered on-site at the customers’ premises where we can use the client’s own ACT! database as part of the training programme. As a result, I travel thousands of miles a year the length and breadth of the UK. To prove […]

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ACT Hints and Tips – ACT! 2012 Set up Web Info Tab for Gmail

ACT!’s built in email functionality does not integrate with Gmail. (Note that current versions of Act! do support Gmail integration) However, you can send Gmails from ACT! from the Web Info tab by setting up a custom web link: https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm&fs=1&tf=1&to={E-mail} To set this up, click the Web Info Tab > Edit Links > Add Then […]

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Breaking News – HandHeld Contact for iPad available in October 2011

Breaking News.. Just heard that the popular ACT! 2012 add-on package Handheld Contact is launching a version compatible with the iPad in late October. This is the first ACT Add-on partner to offer a method of getting your ACT! 2012 data onto your iPad without resorting to a web link. Unlike other applications, Handheld Contact […]

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ACT! 2012 – What’s it all about?

ACT! 2012 makes it easy for you to manage anything and everything related to your contacts and calendar. Think of it like your business’ command center that serves up relevant relationship details and also connects to powerful, subscription-based sales and marketing services, desktop and web-based productivity tools, and social media to help you get results. […]

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ACT! 2012 Training Courses Available

New ACT! Training Courses for ACT! 2012 The new ACT! 2012 is now available, and here at bigbluemarketing we are ready to deliver on-site training at your premises on the new version of ACT! Including all the new features. New features include: Google e-mail (gmail) synchronisation. Google Calendar Synchronisation. Google Contacts Synchronisation. Universal Search – […]

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