Advancement Software: Troopmaster vs others
George Taylor (gwt@ESKIMO.COM)
Sun, 11 Sep 1994 22:57:31 -0700
You asked about software, and sorting of merit badges.
Troopmaster Plus v 3 lets you enter the badges in whatever
order you want, and offers reports sorted by name or
I can't compare it much, but I have sure been happy with
it. And the author, Sam Edwards, is very helpful when you
want help or have suggestions.
One nice thing is that you can use it fully, or just use
the parts you like. For instance, we don't keep on it
info about scouts' progress toward a rank, other than
merit badges. But we could record the date each requirement
It does automatically track "position of responsibility" if
you want, so it can tell you when the requirement has been
Lots of good things about it, but MB sorting was what you asked.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City