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Old 01-20-2010, 11:53 AM
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QuickBooks Customer Manager vs. ACT

Had someone ask about this. Any comments comparing the two?

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Old 01-21-2010, 07:09 AM
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I recently gave QB Customer Manager a try - I had a free licence years ago, of version 1. I quite liked it - simple and effective. But I cannot seem to get a newer version, or an additional licence - I think it isn't available in the UK any more.

I have only a little experience of Act, it seemed one of applications that could do 20 times as much as I want, with all the inevitable complications. And it's owned by Sage, which immediately puts me off.
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Old 01-23-2010, 01:41 PM
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I use QB Customer Manager v.2.5 Desktop with QB Pro 2006, Windows XP. I am not sure if Customer Manager will even work with QB 2010 on Vista or Windows 7. Customer Manager is a much simpler program than ACT, which was much too complicated for my one man company. CM syncs basic Customer Information with QB but not any of the Project/Job info. which makes the sync feature basically useless for me [a Contractor].
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