How to Sync Outlook Data with Android Phones Tablets

Summary of How to Sync Outlook Data with Android Phones or Tablets

While Sage ACT! 2012 is available for purchase, there are still many die hard Outlook users. More and more are purchasing Android devices, and are stumped to learn there is no out of the box solution to sync Outlook with Android based devices. I got on the phone with Rushang Shah of CompanionLink, and talked about this very issue. Fortunately he has a solution, and special offer for our readers and subscribers. Here’s the summary of the video (scroll):

  • If you have an Android smartphone or tablet, you might be surprised to learn of the challenges in syncing Outlook data with your new Android device. is it possible to get ACT! on my iPhone or other device!
  • Guest Rushang Shah (not Shaw as in the video) of CompanionLink from Portland, Oregon, USA, talks about this challenge.
  • Rushang will be sharing a special offer for mobile ACT! users toward the end of the video.
  • CompanionLink has been around for about 18 years. Have supported hundreds of devices over the years.
  • Many are left scratching their head when getting an Android device.
  • No CD to sync data with Outlook.
  • CompanionLink has been supporting Outlook since Clippy existed (Outlook 97)


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How to Sync ACT! Data to iPad and More

Summary of Getting ACT! Data to Sync with iPad and Other Devices

  • If you have and ACT! database and recently purchased an iPad/iPhone or Android smartphone or tablet, you might be wondering, is it possible to get ACT! on my iPhone or other device!
  • Guest Rushang Shah (not Shaw as in the video) of CompanionLink talks about this challenge.
  • CompanionLink is the “oldest startup in the world.”
  • Been working with ACT! by Sage since version 3.
  • Rushang will be sharing a special offer for mobile ACT! users toward the end of the video.
  • He talks about the evolution of mobile smartphones/devices.
  • What hasn’t changed are the fundamental rules of mobile business productivity.
  • Old days: the PC. Today: iPad and Android based devices.
  • Question: How to get valuable ACT! data to these mobile devices?
  • “SmartPhones are actually pretty dumb.”
  • They are missing the data and business productivity component.
  • This is the gap that CompanionLink and DejaOffice are looking to fill.

iPad/Android User, Is this Your Situation?

  • Considering an iPad, iPhone, or Android based device, but wondering how the ACT! data will get there.
  • Have recently purchased and iPad, iPhone, or Android based device, and realizing you have few options for getting ACT! data to the device.


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Sage ACT 2012 Reviewed

Welcome to the review of ACT! 2012. If you are a subscriber and got access to our Free Video Training Series: Top 5 Most Overlooked ACT! Features you are likely here due to our special notice email. This post is designed to give you an understanding and overview of what is included in the latest version of ACT!, Sage ACT! 2012. I will also share my take on these features. Having supported the product for over 10 years, I like the direction Sage is taking ACT!, some may feel they are “late” on some of these features, I say, better late than never, right? May this information help you understand what you need to determine if Sage ACT! 2012 is for you. The graphics were furnished by Sage, via their partner webinar (thanks Sage!). Read the rest of this entry »

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What is the Best Anti-Virus Software for Your PC?

I hear this question a lot. So I’m taking this opportunity to share my experience and current recommendation here. Let me put it out there, so there are no questions… I am a performance nut. If there is a way to get more speed out of a PC, I want to learn about it. That’s why choosing the proper an anti-virus program is so important.  As security software it has the ability to bring the fastest PCs to it’s knees (with or without the ACT! Software installed) in the name of safety. In this review you’ll learn what I consider important and why I’m currently using the anti-virus software I am. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sage ACT! Business Care Package Updates – Know Your Options

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up.  If you operate a small business, you are likely well acquainted with the challenges of change, and all that’s involved to be on the leading edge for your customers.  Last month Sage introduced changes to their business care product line. As a reseller, I’ve been getting calls on this asking me to explain. Forgive me for not getting this post up sooner, hopefully this will provide some clarity for customers considering Sage Business Care. Read the rest of this entry »

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