Xactware Releases Free Training CD for Xactimate for Remodelers

 — April 15, 2004 — 

Xactware, Inc. recently announced the release of a new free multi-media introductory training CD, which accompanies its graphical estimation program, Xactimate for Remodelers. The CD is available to both subscribing customers and to those who request a complimentary 30-day trial of the program.

Introductory Training CD Xactware has designed the training CD to give customers a running start on their evaluation and usage of Xactimate for Remodelers. The CD is included with Xactimate for Remodelers at no additional cost and features eight lessons that can be viewed continuously or individually.

"The 60-minute training overview on CD-ROM combines audio and video to demonstrate the unique features of Xactimate for Remodelers." states Jeff Taylor, General Manager of the subsidiary overseeing the development of Xactimate for Remodelers. "It also contains comprehensive instruction on the five easy steps to estimating. We are excited to incorporate detailed Sketch instruction as well. This CD will get customers estimating in the shortest possible time."

Xactimate for Remodelers Xactimate for Remodelers is the industry's only graphical estimation program built specifically for remodelers. The program integrates with popular software tools for the remodeling industry such as QuickBooks®, Master Builder™, ACT! ®, and Microsoft® Project. Remodelers are able to customize and save estimates and price list reports, which can then be emailed or exported as a file. Users can also choose from over 440 regional price lists, updated quarterly and containing thousands of items from across the United States and Canada.

Xactware's patented drawing and dimensioning tool, Sketch is incorporated with Xactimate for Remodelers, allowing remodelers to give clients visual representations of estimates and comparisons between existing and proposed plans, including 3-D walkthrough views.

Larry Dykes of the Cambridge Corporation states, "Xactimate for Remodelers is amazing...[It] has added that professional touch we've been looking for. My estimates have never been easier to complete nor as impressive."

About Xactware Inc.

Founded in 1986, Xactware, Inc., is a privately held technology services company (www.Xactware.com), specializing in the property insurance, remodeling, and restoration industries. Xactware's technology tools include software estimating programs for PCs and tablet PCs as well as powerful online systems for replacement cost calculations, estimate tracking, and data trending in real time.

For more information about Xactware's products and services, contact Xactware at 1-800-424-9228 or contact us online.