Stay Up-to-Date And In Contact With Version 4

Power On Software has updated their personal information manager (PIM) software, Now Up-to-Date & Contact, to version 4.0. The program includes a full-featured address book as well as a customizable calendar. Users can set alarms for appointments, and Now Up-to-Date & Contact will remind you of that important meeting. According to Power on Software:

Now Up-to-Date & Contact 3.9 provides you with everything you need to organize your time and business contacts, even when youire on the road. Now Up-to-Date makes it easy for you to keep track of your meetings and auto-forwards your to-dois. With QuickDay alarms, youill always be on time and unhurried. Now Contact is the fastest and easiest way to organize and enter information on your clients, associates, and friends. It keeps track of names, addresses, phone numbers, notes, history, and more.

The update, version 4.0, is slated for release this month, and includes a bevy of new features, including the following:

  • Additional user-definable custom fields to allow easier storage of additional information
  • Additional Internet/email/phone fields to handle multiple email addresses, URL addresses, and communications data
  • Full TCP/IP implementation for support of firewalls and NAT routing
  • Ability to attach graphics to contact records (maps, pictures, logos, business cards, etc.)
  • HTML Help System support
  • Completely redesigned and updated interface, including user-definable background patterns, new toolbars, custom color selection
  • Speed enhancements of up to 50x and capacity increase to 2 billion contacts
  • Auto-dialing of contact phone numbers
  • Shared keywords in multi-user environment
  • Ability to open multiple files and multiple contacts
  • New AlphaBar for instantaneous access to contacts in list view
  • New calendar views added
  • Enhanced AppleScript support
  • Support for Microsoft Office 2001, including drag and drop support and mail merge integration
  • QuickFilter for instantaneous selection of contact records in list view, without opening a search window
  • Support for Macintosh Systems from 8.6 through OS X Classic mode

Now Up-to-Date & Contact will be available later this month for US$129.95. You can find more information at the Power On Software Web site.