What are calculated fields in Act!?
Product Family: Act!
Product: Act! Pro, Act! Premium, Act! Premium (access via web)
Version: v16 and later
A calculated field in Act! is a field that relies on two or more other fields and a formula to display data. There are a few limitations to a calculated field:
- The formula in a calculated field cannot be edited. You will have to delete and recreate the field if you need to change the formula
- The only supported types of calculated fields are Currency, Date, Decimal, and Number
- The data is displayed/updated each time the contact is saved
How do I create a calculated field?
Answer ID: How do I create a calculated field in Act! v16 and later