June 2013

Keeping Informed

Mindware has added a new option to the www.mindwarecorp.com website, the option to subscribe to posts. The new option is on the right-hand side, just under the search option. Just enter your email address and select the Subscribe button. After you subscribe, notifications will be emailed to you whenever Mindware adds a new post.

Web Hosting Services

Mindware now offers a complete line of hosting services:

  • Domain Name Registration
  • Web Hosting
  • Email
  • Secure SSL Certificates
  • Web Marketing

Our hosting services product line is available on our website under Products.

ARA Midwest Awards Market

The ARA Midwest Awards Market is an ARA Regional Event in Rosemont, IL, November 1-2. MMC/Shiny USA will be exhibiting there in booth 107. We will have more info as the date gets closer. Below is a link to the ARA site for the Chicago show.


IMIA/NBM Show In Los Angeles

The IMIA will have their  trade show in Los Angeles January 9-11, 2014 in conjunction with the NBM show.

Have A Request For A New TOP Feature?

Please note, so far we have only received a request from Mike at Becker Supply Company!

If you have a new feature you would like added to the next version of TOP, or would like to see what has been requested so far, click on the link below.

TOP Feature Request


Who You Gonna Call?

For those of you who don't recognize the line above, it's from the original GhostBusters movie and for  those of you that don't know the correct contact info at Mindware that is below.

  • Toll Free: 800.950.0401
  • Phone: 480.839.5343
  • Fax Joanne: 480.718.7416
  • Fax Archie or Connie: 480.907.2200
  • Support Email: support@mindwarecorp.com
  • Accounting Email: accounting@mindwarecorp.com
  • Email Joanne: jsimmons@mindwarecorp.com
  • Email Connie: ctucker@mindwarecorp.com
  • Email Archie: atucker@mindwarecorp.com

If you have a support question, please email support@mindwarecorp.com. If you use support@mindwarecorp.com, Joanne, Connie and Archie will receive the email. We have also redesigned our website to make it easy to find support information and we continue to add additional information.

Newest Support Posts



Below are the latest support posts added to the website. Click here to visit our website to view posts. Most recent posts are listed in the main side bar on the right-hand side of the website.

  • Sending Attachments From TOP
  • TOP PDF Print Defaults
  • Configure Windows For Remote Desktop
  • How to Create a QR Code file

Newest TOP Features 

 Version TOP2012e




Why Off-Site Backup?

This is being repeated for everyone that didn't read it the first time, or the second time, we know who you are.

My Two Cents, by Archie Tucker


Everyone knows how important a good backup is, but what about off-site backups? Off-site backups or off-site data protection, is the strategy of storing critical data off the main site as part of a disaster recovery plan. ...

Read online.


Sending Attachments From TOP

The Tech Line, by Joanne Simmons



Several times a year we mail out fliers listing new products with pricing, items that are currently on sale, other documents like credit applications, etc. It would be cost efficient if we could send them as an ...

Read online.

TOP Bug Fix List



 Please note, we automatically upgrade your TOP system with any bug fixes if you are on the current version of TOP.

  • Invoice balance in history was not displaying on first screen
  • UPS freight amount not going to history is some cases
  • UnForm rule file changed to accommodate QR file image
  • Corrections for default files when creating a new company





Not to know is bad. Not to want to know is worse. Not to hope is unthinkable. Not to care is unforgivable.
Nigerian saying


Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Abraham Lincoln 


The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Aldous Huxley 

Humor Break



People who have children to bring them comfort in their old age were obviously never told it’s the children who make you age quicker.

Husband to wife: "Can't you take a joke?", Reply from wife: "I married one!"

Event Calendar



Click on this link to access the Mindware Event Calendar

Images From Arizona

Horseshoe Bend on the Colorado River, just south of Page, Arizona.