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14 November, 2019

Following our recent communications to the CiviCRM community regarding our enhanced iATS 1st Pay extension, we are excited to announce the formal release date will be Nov 18th .

With that in mind, we wanted to give you a quick heads up in case you  have questions.

When will the extension be launched?

Monday, November 18th 2019

What is it?

An enhanced CiviCRM Payments extension that not only delivers all of the features and functionality of the existing extension, but also allows users to take advantage of...

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07 November, 2019
Filed under Training

Learn how to "Customize your database with Custom Fields & Profiles" during this 2-hour online training taught by Cividesk on Thursday, November 14th at 9 am MT/ 10 am CT/ 11 am ET. 

Register now to learn how to create custom fields according to best practices, so you can gather and store information about your constituents and better target your communication with them....

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07 November, 2019
Filed under Training

If you are new to CiviCRM and want to learn how to better manage your contacts, register for the Fundamentals of Contact Management on November 12th from 12 to 2 pm MT taught by Cividesk.  This 2-hour online training will get you off to a great start in CiviCRM!

Feel free to email Cividesk training manager and instructor Susan Engeman with any...

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07 November, 2019
Filed under v5.x, Release

CiviCRM version 5.19.0 is now out and ready to download.

Important Notice: There will be a seperate CiviCRM security release in two weeks.

RELEASE NOTES:

Big thanks to Andrew Hunt and Alice Frumin from AGH Strategies for putting up together release notes for this version. 

The release notes for 5.19.0 can be accessed here.

 

SPECIAL THANKS:

The complete list of 5.19.0...

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03 November, 2019
Filed under Meetups

This is an open invitation to all CiviCRM users in Australia and New Zealand to catch-up and discuss all things CiviCRM. If you are a CiviCRM user, developer or casual user with questions, then you are most welcome to join us.

The meeting is only 1 hour and has a set agenda (depending on number of people attending this may be shortened).

  • Introductions and welcome to new people
  • Discuss what's going on...
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03 November, 2019
By MickC
Filed under Meetups

This Fourth meetup of 2019 will have the theme 'Contact Management' - based partly on some of the issues raised by attendees on the meetup issue queue, and some additional Contact related items building on the foundation of the last 2 sessions.

Suggested topics from the following items:

  • Contact Reports - understanding Contact Growth, and 'health' though reporting
  • Report Builder - identify 'new'...
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29 October, 2019
Filed under Training

Cividesk has a special offer for you to quickly become an expert in Membership Management in CiviCRM.  Register for both online membership classes on consecutive days in November for a discounted rate.

This is an excellent way to receive comprehensive training on CiviMember by participating in the Fundamentals of Membership Management on November 6th and...

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23 October, 2019

Building a WordPress website with integrated CiviCRM is now even easier and more awesome. Add a new plugin to your toolkit with the Content Views CiviCRM plugin, https://github.com/agileware/content-views-civicrm

The Content Views CiviCRM plugin integrates the fabulous Content Views plugin, https://wordpress.org/plugins/content-views-query-and-display-post-page/ with CiviCRM, utilising the new Data Processor extension,...

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22 October, 2019
By MickC
Filed under Meetups

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22 October, 2019
Filed under Training

Join Cividesk on Thursday, October 24th at 10 am MT/ 11 am CT/ 12 pm ET for our online training session, the Fundamentals of Mass Emailing

This 2-hour live instruction training class will focus on traditional CiviMail and the Mosaico extension, a native email template builder that allows for intuitive drag and drop editing. Learn all the essentials of mass emailing in CiviCRM. We will create an online newsletter sign-up page, manage mailing lists, build a newsletter...

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