Handheld Contact - API launch details

We wanted to give everyone an update on the Handheld Contact API project. With the new Act! Web API version expected out this Friday (March 13th), we've decided to spend the next week and half testing and optimizing against it before releasing our new mobile product. We could likely wrap this process up sooner, but timing being what it is, we thought it unwise to spend half a year developing a product only to release it during March break. With this in mind, we’re aiming to release the IOS...

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New Mobile Care benefit of membership starts in March

The concept of Mobile Care is simple. Get fast priority technical support from a live agent when you need it, and hundreds of HHC subscribers pay for it every year. Starting in March, Handheld Contact is sweetening the pot a little bit, and providing a FREE subscription to Act4outlook for TWO computers, the #1 selling Act add-on of all time with your Mobile Care subscription. There are no catches or minimum account sizes, as all Mobile Care subscribers are eligible for this...

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Critical Act! Licensing Update

As a Handheld Contact subscriber, we have some very important information to share with you which will affect your ability to continue to use Act! in the future.A few weeks ago, we received notice from Swiftpage that an embedded third party licensing service that has worked within Act! since 2005 will cease to operate after December 31st, 2018. The company that owns this service, named “protexis”, has decided to shut down their activation servers on this date, and have advised their...

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HHC 8.2 for IOS expected out today

We are very excited to announce the release of HHC 8.2, the latest IOS build for Handheld Contact.After 5-months of development and testing, this new build includes the following new features:Ability to trigger "Resend All Data" from deviceVisibility of all device sync history, allowing users to see what data was included in the last sync, as well as the last 24 and 48 hoursNotes & Histories data technology was upgraded to more than double the download speed to the deviceAdded...

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HHC computer application build, version is now released

New Handheld Contact computer application build, version is now released. Changes in this build:   * Better syncing performance   * Fixed issue with emoji characters causing parsing problems   * Fixed issue with Advanced settings not initializing properly in some cases   * Minor bug fixes and improvements