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How to copy/paste more fields from a contact?

Copper Contributor
Posts: 7
Country: Canada

How to copy/paste more fields from a contact?

This has been a nuisance for years -- when I have a contact open and I go to Edit > Copy, then paste that contact's information elsewhere (say an email), only certain fields are copied:

 

Name

Position

Company

Phone

Address

City

Province/State

Postal/Zip

Country

Email address

 

How can I get it to include other fields such as their mobile number or an ID number?

 

Thanks!

Bronze Contributor
Posts: 1,394
Country: USA

Re: How to copy/paste more fields from a contact?

rws - I too agree with you and have suggested this feature several times in the recommendation section.  Not wanting to wait for this to happen heres what I ended up doing:

 

On the main contact page I created a memo field.

 

Then I created a template with all the information I want.

 

I then run the document and copy/paste the resulting information into the memo field.  I then can copy from that field into whatever else I need. 

 

Please take the time to post your request for this feature in the Share Your Ideas section.

 

BTW, Goldmine has had this feature since the beginning of time.

John Purdy
ACT! Premium 2016 (V. 18)
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Nickel Contributor
Posts: 231
Country: Canada

Re: How to copy/paste more fields from a contact?

Here is an add-on that can solve your problem: http://www.exponenciel.com/actaddons/actaddon.aspx?ID=LT35

Gilles Cavin
http://www.exponenciel.com
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