How to Do Everything with Act!

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2001 Trade paperback 2002 ed. New. No dust jacket as issued. Glued binding. 560 p. Contains: Illustrations. How to Do Everything. Audience: General/trade.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072133707
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 9/28/2001
  • Series: How to Do Everything Series
  • Pages: 511
  • Product dimensions: 7.39 (w) x 9.18 (h) x 1.42 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Installing and Creating a New Database 1
Ch. 2 Navigating in ACT! 17
Ch. 3 Creating Records 29
Ch. 4 Looking Up Records 45
Ch. 5 Advanced Record Lookups 61
Ch. 6 Working in the List View 81
Ch. 7 Scheduling Activities 99
Ch. 8 Tackling Activities 123
Ch. 9 Customizing and Using the Calendar 147
Ch. 10 Creating Documents 163
Ch. 11 Form Letters, E-Mail Messages, Memos, and Faxes 191
Ch. 12 Printing Labels, Envelopes, Address Books, and Calendars 215
Ch. 13 E-Mail and the Internet 233
Ch. 14 Setting Preferences 253
Ch. 15 Working with Groups 273
Ch. 16 Customizing Layouts, Toolbars, and Macros 295
Ch. 17 Creating New Fields 331
Ch. 18 Tracking Sales Opportunities 341
Ch. 19 Working with Reports 361
Ch. 20 Using SideACT! 387
Ch. 21 Importing and Exporting Data 395
Ch. 22 Maintaining and Backing Up ACT! Data 413
Ch. 23 Network Tricks Traps 431
Ch. 24 Connecting to Handheld Devices 439
Ch. 25 Synchronizing with Remote Users 453
App. A Enhance the Things You Can Do with ACT! 485
Index 498
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