Re: council's, national, the Internet and Scouts-L
Hank Voegtle (hvoegtle@IX.NETCOM.COM)
Wed, 23 Sep 1998 19:34:48 -0500
A rumor that I've heard is that ScoutNet 2000 is going to allow for this.
>From what I've heard though, it will require to to export from your
software to floppy and take that to the service center. If its true its a
giant leap into the 1980's for the BSA<grin>.
At 01:05 PM 9/22/1998 -0500, Bob Washburn wrote:
>Wouldn't it be great to do tour permits electronically?!? Log on to the
>council web site, fill out the form, receive a "signed copy" back via
>e-mail. Not all of us live 15 minutes from a council office.
>How about electronic transfers of advancements. Track it in you BSA
>Troop/Pack software, do an electronic transfer, receive awards by return
>mail. No more problems with transposed numbers, boys not credited due to
>spelling errors, missing forms, etc. Wouldn't eliminate those 11th hour
>runs to the council right before COH, but would sure help.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City