10/29/08 Q&A: What do I do if I can't get my bank reconciliation difference to zero?


What do I do if I can't get my bank reconciliation difference to zero?


Step 1 (a): Verify that the Statement balance in CDM+ equals the ending balance on the bank statement.

Step 1 (b): Verify that the Total Cleared Debits and Credits equal the total deposits and withdrawals on the bank statement.

Step 1 (c): Verify that you have properly cleared voided transaction entries.

10/29/08 Lead article: Effective training enhances ministries

Effective training enhances ministries – Group Online Training

CDM+ Group Online Training classes provide instruction from a live trainer and interaction with real classmates without ever leaving your office! How does it work? Class participants go to a website where they can log in to a session and view the instructor’s computer screen. It is not necessary to have CDM+ installed on the computer you use for the training.

10/15/08 Time saver: Setting keyboard shortcuts

Setting Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts can help you save time by keeping your hands on the keyboard when you want to open a favorite window. A keyboard shortcut is the combination of holding down the command (Apple) key on a Mac or the control key on Windows, with a letter, such as c. You may be familiar with using command-c or control-c to copy selected text.

10/15/08 Q&A: Is CDM+ compatible with Microsoft Vista?


Is CDM+ compatible with Microsoft Vista?


Yes, CDM+ is compatible with Vista and will run fine with just a couple of simple settings to Properties. After you install CDM+ onto your Vista computer, there will be a shortcut on the Desktop. Right-click the CDM+ shortcut and select Properties. In the Properties window, click on the Compatibility tab at the top.

10/01/08 Q&A: How do I add email addresses to a Yearbook Directory?


How do I add email addresses to my Yearbook Directory?


Ultimately, adding email addresses to your Yearbook Directory only takes two extra steps:

  1. You need to add the Other Phones field to the design grid, and
  2. Select the email types you want to display.

Let’s start from the beginning: Open a Year-book Directory and select the format under the Standard tab and click the Edit button.

10/01/08 Lead article: Introducing the CDM+ Connection

Allow us to introduce you . . .

Welcome to the new CDM+ Connection e-newsletter. Some of you may remember The CDM+ Connection from a few years ago when it was printed and mailed to you. While the name is the same, much has changed about the publication. For starters, it’s now only published electronically. For those of you who prefer to read a hard copy, it is designed for easy printing. Publishing The CDM+ Connection as an e-newsletter means we can bring you up-to-date information and tips about CDM+ more frequently.