September 2013


Mapped Drives And Disk Space

My Two Cents, by Archie Tucker



If you are running TOP on a UNIX or Linux server, you probably are using drives on your Windows PC that are mapped to your server. Below are some of the most common drives we normally setup:

  • S ...


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Email Invoice Reminder


 The Tech Line, by Joanne Simmons


Several of our customers want their invoices sent via email. We have customer contact records set up with an email address for those customers that have requested it. When we are doing invoicing, we have no ...

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Why You Should Have A Company Blog

Below is a link to an informative article on the benefits of having a company blog. Mindware can now help you setup a company blog using WordPress.

Interesting News

Wisconsin Bill Would Legalize Duck Races

It is currently consider illegal gambling to race rubber ducks.

Richard Branson Hires Based On Personality (From LinkedIn)

The first thing to look for when searching for a great employee is somebody with a personality that fits with your company culture. Most skills can be learned, but it is difficult to train people on their personality. If you can find people who are fun, friendly, caring and love helping others, you are on to a winner.

No More Power-Off On Flights?

The FAA is expected to allow passengers to use personal electronic devices on planes during takeoffs and landings.

Tip Of The Month

How to insert an image into the body of an email

Start with a message using HTML formatting.
Position the cursor where you want the image to appear.
Go to the Insert tab.
Click Picture.
Find and highlight the desired image.
You can highlight multiple images using the Ctrl key and insert them all at once.
If your image is larger than some 640x640 pixels, consider shrinking it to more handy proportions.
Click Insert.

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.

Newest TOP Features 

 Version TOP2012e




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.

  • Error when displaying more of the header during O/E Order/Invoice Find
  • Problem with O/E Open Order Report
  • Set 9999999 as default to P/O Open PO Report





“Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.”
Lillian Dickson, American missionary (1901-1983)

“Find the good. It’s all around you. Find it, showcase it and you’ll start believing it.”
Jesse Owens (1913-1980)

“The old forget. The young don’t know.”
Japanese proverb


Humor Break




It takes a true bureaucrat to say absolutely nothing with true conviction.

Event Calendar



Click on this link to access the Mindware Event Calendar

TOP Outsourcing Services

Need a part-time employee? Have some one going on vacation? Have an employee leave and you don't want to worry about training a new staff person? Mindware now offers services to help with TOP related functions. Below is a list of services we can provide:

  • Check Reconciliation
  • Journal Entries
  • Sales Tax Processing
  • Monthly Closing
  • Data Entry

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.

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


Images From Arizona

View of the Desert View Watchtower and the Colorado River.