New Data Change Log

It’s official! TntConnect 3.2 is now available for download. Whether you have already downloaded the Beta version or not, go to the Downloads page and download the most current release. Over the coming days I will be sharing about lots of new features.


TntConnect 3.2 now makes a History log entry every time any change is made to any contact field.

For example, one of my partners just moved to a new home down the same street:

First, the automatic entry.

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I can hover over the little notepad to see the change.

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… or double-click on the line to open it.

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Note that the log does not display the entire address that was changed. This move was in the same city, so only the street address and postal code were changed. The TNT data change log only displays the exact fields that changed.

Just like all of the data changes in TntConnect 3.2, this one can be undone by right-clicking on the entry and selecting Revert Data Changes (shown in above image).

You can also Hide the data changes in your history log:

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It’s official! TntConnect 3.2 is now available for download. Whether you have already downloaded the Beta version or not, go to the Downloads page and download the most current release. Over the coming days I will be sharing about lots of new features.


And now, to whet your appetite, today’s blog post:

Another of the new data changes that TntConnect 3.2 logs is when a contact was added to your database.

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TNT has always stored the “Created Date” for a partner, as found on the History Details on the History tab.

For the above new contact:

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For a previous contact in my database, with other history details:

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This new automatic entry in the History log is a nice addition, even if it is only for my own curiosity. But again, thinking bigger picture, if I loaded an entire set of new contacts, either from a single referrer or perhaps an event of some kind, it could be nice to see that when reviewing the History for a lot of contacts.

New Pledge Change log

New: TntConnect 3.2 makes a Data Change note every time you make a change to a partner’s pledge:

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The icon indicates whether the change was up (+) or down (-). I always used to do this manually, and even explained how and why in the “Tracking Pledge Changes Using Log History” video.

Having pledge changes logged in history is super-helpful, especially because in the History View you can view all of the pledge changes for all contacts, or even for a selected contact.

This is particularly helpful in a multi-user environment (such as a local team) where several people are interacting with the database. Without this feature, there is no way to know when a commitment was changed, or who did it.

Bonus: If you made this change by mistake, you can simply “Undo” (or, technically, “Revert”) this change by right-clicking on it in the History log.

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This is just one of the many new data change features in TntConnect 3.2.