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FastPhone GOLD is a complete phonebook/address database with full sort and search capabilities. Includes auto-dialer.
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MANUAL.DOC 10406 2707 deflated
OMB.DOC 787 373 deflated
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README.1ST 2682 1005 deflated
REGISTER.DOC 995 581 deflated
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SITE.DOC 2656 868 deflated
SYSOP.DOC 1568 742 deflated

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fastphone GOLD (tm) Phone Book/Dialer

Version 3.0
Copyright (C) 1990 - 1991 by:

Jack W Hildenbrand
9500 St.Rt.61
Berlin Hts., Ohio 44814
Phone 1 (419) 588-3608

Support BBS: 1 (419) 588-3615
3/12/2400 N81F 24 Hrs/Day


Distributed By:

jwh:SoftWare
P.O. Box 410
Berlin Hts., Ohio 44814
























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fastphone GOLD Phone Book/Dialer.
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Option Reaction to option
~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Esc.................... Use this option to exit the phone book module.

(I)nsert............... Use this option to insert a new record to
the phone book.

The new record will be inserted just above the highlight
bar. If the highlight bar is at bottom of file, the new
record will be added to the end of the file. If you want,
you can insert a new record ahead of an existing record
by moving the highlight bar to that record, then choosing
the insert option. After choosing the insert option you will
be given a new slot to enter the information for this
record. You can move freely between fields with the Up/Down
arrow keys. When finished press the Tab key to save it.

(C)hange............... Use this option to change or correct an
existing record.

To change a record, just move the highlight bar to the
record that you want to change, then choose the (C)hange
option. After selecting this option, you may move freely between
fields with the Up/Down arrow keys.

(E)rase................ Use this option to remove an existing
record from the phone book.

To remove a record, just move the highlight bar to the
record that you want to remove, then choose the (E)rase
option. You will be prompted to verify this deletion.

(S)ort................. Use this option to sort all records on
any field.

After choosing the (S)ort option you will be asked to choose
the field that you want to sort on. Do this by moving the
highlight bar to that field and then press enter.

The next prompt will be asking you to select the maner in
which you want to perform the sort.

A> Sort From Memory... Selecting this sort option will
provide a much quicker sort on
your database but can only handle
files with up to 400 records.

B> Sort From Disk...... Selecting this option will sort
an unlimited file size but is much
slower than the memory sort.

(Q)uery................ Use this option when you want to locate a
record or group of records from the phone
book database. After selecting this option
you will need to select where you want the
results of this query sent, to screen,

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printer in list form, or to mailing labels.
You will be presented with a screen to enter
search instructions. You may search on any
one field or a combination of fields. Records
found that match your search instructions
will be listed to screen one at a time with
options to Print, Edit, or Dial the phone
number.

(D)ial................. To dial a listed number, simply highlight the
entry that you want to dial and then press the
'D' key. At the same time pick up the phone
receiver and after the number has been dialed
just press any key to close the modem port.

NOTE ! You may also dial a number simply by pressing your right
mouse button on the entry you want to dial.

(P)arms................ Use this option to setup optional modem parms.
Consult your Modem Manual on available command
options. Commports 1 through 4 are supported.

(F)iles.... Open....... Select this option to open an existing file.
You will be shown a list of existing files to
select from.

Create..... Select this option to create a new file. You
will be asked to enter the filename for this
new file.

Delete..... Select this option if you want to delete an
existing file. You will be shown a list of
existing files to select from.

NOTE ! You will not be able to delete the currently open file.

Macros..... Select this option if you want to edit the
dialing macro file. You will be presented
with a macro editor that will allow entering
or editing up to twenty dialing macros.
The reference field is only used as a
reference as to what the macro will be used
for. The Dialing Macro String field can be
any characters or numbers that your modem
will accept as a dialing string. The letters
inside the brackets represent the macro that
can be included at the phone number field
when entering phone numbers. Always include
the brackets when using these macros ( [A] ).

NOTE ! You can place any number of macros in any order on the
phone number field. Also you may place a macro within a macro.
This allows creating an unlimited dialing string length.







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Macro Reference Dialing String
~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
EXAMPLE: [A] = Jack - 1
[B] = Ohio - 419
[C] = Long Dist - [A][B]
[D] = Home - [C]588
[E] = Pause - ,,,,,,,,,,,
[F] = Extension - 523

Using the above macro examples
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
This number at the Phone field: [D]3608[E][F]
Would cause the modem to dial: 14195883608,,,,,,,,,,,523

Note also that the Reference field is only used as a reference
to help you remember what the Macro is to be used for and can
be anything you like.

Options to list and select a Macro from a scrolling pick list
can be accessed when adding entries to the phonebook database
at the Phone Number field by pressing the PgUp key. Also an
option is available at this time to press the PgDn key and
display the actual number or dialing string that will be sent
to your modem at dialing time.

Up-Dn.................. These options represent the up and down
arrow keys.

Using them will move the highlight bar up or down one record
at a time. Continuing to hold one of these keys down will
cause the highlight bar to scan until you release the key.

PgUp-PgDn.............. These options represent the Page Up and
Page Down keys.

Using them will move the highlight bar up or down a full
page at a time. Continuing to hold one of these keys down
will cause the highlight bar to rapid scan until you release
the key.

NOTE ! The phone book module uses a file oriented database and
is limited in the number of records only by your disk size.

DISCLAIMER

Users must accept this disclaimer of warranty: This application is
supplied as is. The author disclaims all warranties, expressed or
implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of
merchantability and of fitness for any purpose. The author assumes no
liability for damages, direct or consequential, which may result from
the use of this application.

jwh: SoftWare
PO Box 410 9500 St.Rt.61
Berlin Heights, Ohio 44814
Phone (419) 588-3608




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Contents of the README.1ST file


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fastphone GOLD (tm) Phone Book/Dialer

Version 3.0
Copyright (C) 1990 - 1991 by:

Jack W Hildenbrand
9500 St.Rt.61
Berlin Hts., Ohio 44814
Phone 1 (419) 588-3608

Support BBS: 1 (419) 588-3615
3/12/2400 N81F 24 Hrs/Day


Distributed By:

jwh:SoftWare
P.O. Box 410
Berlin Hts., Ohio 44814
























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fastphone GOLD Phone Book/Dialer.
===============================:>

Option Reaction to option
~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Esc.................... Use this option to exit the phone book module.

(I)nsert............... Use this option to insert a new record to
the phone book.

The new record will be inserted just above the highlight
bar. If the highlight bar is at bottom of file, the new
record will be added to the end of the file. If you want,
you can insert a new record ahead of an existing record
by moving the highlight bar to that record, then choosing
the insert option. After choosing the insert option you will
be given a new slot to enter the information for this
record. You can move freely between fields with the Up/Down
arrow keys. When finished press the Tab key to save it.

(C)hange............... Use this option to change or correct an
existing record.

To change a record, just move the highlight bar to the
record that you want to change, then choose the (C)hange
option. After selecting this option, you may move freely between
fields with the Up/Down arrow keys.

(E)rase................ Use this option to remove an existing
record from the phone book.

To remove a record, just move the highlight bar to the
record that you want to remove, then choose the (E)rase
option. You will be prompted to verify this deletion.

(S)ort................. Use this option to sort all records on
any field.

After choosing the (S)ort option you will be asked to choose
the field that you want to sort on. Do this by moving the
highlight bar to that field and then press enter.

The next prompt will be asking you to select the maner in
which you want to perform the sort.

A> Sort From Memory... Selecting this sort option will
provide a much quicker sort on
your database but can only handle
files with up to 400 records.

B> Sort From Disk...... Selecting this option will sort
an unlimited file size but is much
slower than the memory sort.

(Q)uery................ Use this option when you want to locate a
record or group of records from the phone
book database. After selecting this option
you will need to select where you want the
results of this query sent, to screen,

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printer in list form, or to mailing labels.
You will be presented with a screen to enter
search instructions. You may search on any
one field or a combination of fields. Records
found that match your search instructions
will be listed to screen one at a time with
options to Print, Edit, or Dial the phone
number.

(D)ial................. To dial a listed number, simply highlight the
entry that you want to dial and then press the
'D' key. At the same time pick up the phone
receiver and after the number has been dialed
just press any key to close the modem port.

NOTE ! You may also dial a number simply by pressing your right
mouse button on the entry you want to dial.

(P)arms................ Use this option to setup optional modem parms.
Consult your Modem Manual on available command
options. Commports 1 through 4 are supported.

(F)iles.... Open....... Select this option to open an existing file.
You will be shown a list of existing files to
select from.

Create..... Select this option to create a new file. You
will be asked to enter the filename for this
new file.

Delete..... Select this option if you want to delete an
existing file. You will be shown a list of
existing files to select from.

NOTE ! You will not be able to delete the currently open file.

Macros..... Select this option if you want to edit the
dialing macro file. You will be presented
with a macro editor that will allow entering
or editing up to twenty dialing macros.
The reference field is only used as a
reference as to what the macro will be used
for. The Dialing Macro String field can be
any characters or numbers that your modem
will accept as a dialing string. The letters
inside the brackets represent the macro that
can be included at the phone number field
when entering phone numbers. Always include
the brackets when using these macros ( [A] ).

NOTE ! You can place any number of macros in any order on the
phone number field. Also you may place a macro within a macro.
This allows creating an unlimited dialing string length.







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Macro Reference Dialing String
~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
EXAMPLE: [A] = Jack - 1
[B] = Ohio - 419
[C] = Long Dist - [A][B]
[D] = Home - [C]588
[E] = Pause - ,,,,,,,,,,,
[F] = Extension - 523

Using the above macro examples
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
This number at the Phone field: [D]3608[E][F]
Would cause the modem to dial: 14195883608,,,,,,,,,,,523

Note also that the Reference field is only used as a reference
to help you remember what the Macro is to be used for and can
be anything you like.

Options to list and select a Macro from a scrolling pick list
can be accessed when adding entries to the phonebook database
at the Phone Number field by pressing the PgUp key. Also an
option is available at this time to press the PgDn key and
display the actual number or dialing string that will be sent
to your modem at dialing time.

Up-Dn.................. These options represent the up and down
arrow keys.

Using them will move the highlight bar up or down one record
at a time. Continuing to hold one of these keys down will
cause the highlight bar to scan until you release the key.

PgUp-PgDn.............. These options represent the Page Up and
Page Down keys.

Using them will move the highlight bar up or down a full
page at a time. Continuing to hold one of these keys down
will cause the highlight bar to rapid scan until you release
the key.

NOTE ! The phone book module uses a file oriented database and
is limited in the number of records only by your disk size.

DISCLAIMER

Users must accept this disclaimer of warranty: This application is
supplied as is. The author disclaims all warranties, expressed or
implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of
merchantability and of fitness for any purpose. The author assumes no
liability for damages, direct or consequential, which may result from
the use of this application.

jwh: SoftWare
PO Box 410 9500 St.Rt.61
Berlin Heights, Ohio 44814
Phone (419) 588-3608




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=========== fastphone GOLD (tm) v3.0 Phone Book/Dialer ============

Copywright (C) 1990 - 1991 by: Jack W Hildenbrand

All rights reserved.

Distributed by: jwh: SoftWare
PO Box 410 9500 St.Rt.61
Berlin Heights, Ohio 44814
Phone: 1(419)588-3608

The most recent version of fastphone GOLD Phone Book/Dialer along with
other jwh: Software applications may be downloaded from the user
support BBS (fastbytes BBS) on the first call.

fastbytes BBS: 419-588-3615 3/12/2400 N81 24 hrs/day

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NOTE ! You must have a VGA color card and monitor installed
to operate fastphone GOLD Phone Book/Dialer.

This application is a stand alone version of the Phonebook
module that is included with fastmenu GOLD (GUI).

fastmenu GOLD is a graphic user interface system (GUI) and is
available through shareware on most BBS's or you can download
the most recent version from the fastbytes BBS.
Look for: GOLD411.ZIP or GOLD41A.ZIP & GOLD41B.ZIP

List of files needed to run fastphone GOLD Phonebook/Dialer.

If you received fastphone GOLD Phone Book/Dialer in it's archived
form or downloaded it from a BBS, you should have one file:

GOLDP30.ZIP

After un-zipping GOLDP30.ZIP you should have the following
list of files.

Name Ext Size Date
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PHONE .EXE 92749 11/28/91
REGISTER.DOC 995 11/28/91
README .1ST 2682 11/28/91
SITE .DOC 2656 11/28/91
INVOICE .DOC 1953 11/28/91
DISCLAIM.DOC 2566 11/28/91
MANUAL .DOC 10406 11/28/91
OMB .DOC 787 11/28/91
SHR-WARE.DOC 16380 11/28/91
SYSOP .DOC 1568 11/28/91

Total of 10 files

The only file needed to operate the phone book/dialer is: PHONE.EXE

To run this application from the DOS prompt type: PHONE

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A complete manual is on disk (MANUAL.DOC). You may print it
out on your printer. At the DOS prompt type: COPY MANUAL.DOC PRN.

Thank you; Jack W Hildenbrand


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