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Scott Helmers
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Does anyone recognize an ACT plugin named pxactplugin? It appeared within the last couple of months and I'm not sure from where. It displays a small (1 inch by 3 inch) dialog box when ACT starts but doesn't appear to do anything. I'd like to eliminate it but am not sure where it came from or what it is.

It does not appear in the WinXP Add/Remove programs list nor do I see any new menus or buttons in ACT.
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Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant
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Have you looked for any files in the Plugins or Tools folder under ACT! that might show the developer?
Scott HelmersVisio Consultant, Trainer, Author, and Developer
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Yes -- I tried that but didn't find any files with names even vaguely like "pxactplugin". I guess I could rename the files one by one, restarting ACT in between, to see when the add-in doesn't start...
Mike LazarusAct! Evangelist - CRM Consultant
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What version/build of ACT! - from Help | About?

After starting and exiting ACT!, run LogViewer.exe (in the ACT! folder in Program files) ... this can show what Plugins were started

Or look at: %AppData%\ACT\ACT Data\DependentDlls.xml
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Sage ACT! Pro 2011 Version 13.0.401.0, Hot Fix 2

Anything among these that looks suspicious?
 
<FILES><ASSEMBLY>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Act.Interop.SHDocVw.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Act.UI.InternetExplorer.Plugins.AttachFile.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Exponenciel.ActExpo.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Interop.CDO.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Interop.LinkDataWrapperLib.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Interop.SHDocVw.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Keyoti.RapidSpell.NET2.TXSupportv14.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Keyoti.RapidSpellMDict.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\LinkDataWrapper.dll]]>
<![CDATA[C:\Program Files\ACT\Plugins\Act.Survey.Plugin.dll]]>
</ASSEMBLY></FILES>

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Act! Evangelist - CRM Consultant
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I think most are standard ... except the Exponenciel one - that's an addon

I'd also update to 13.1, then Hotfix 1 for 13.1 (two seperate downloads) ... if sharing on LAN or sync, ALL users must update
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I deleted the tag for the Exponenciel addon from the XML file and I didn't get the pxactplugin dialog on startup -- so that must be the culprit. Thanks, Mike.

Thanks also for the upgrade tip.

Scott

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