I am trying to transfer my information from my old computer to my new computer. Now, I will not be using my old computer so I do not need to keep them synced up in anyway. I have installed act on the new computer and tried doing back up transfers and everything and I am still not able to get my information from my old computer to my new computer.
Sorry to hear you're having trouble migrating your data.
As you've hinted at in your post, the way we recommend transferring databases from one machine to another is by:
You'll find more details on this in our KnowledgeBase article on the subject.
If you can provide more details on exactly what's causing you a problem, hopefully we can help you find a solution.