Classic Computer Magazine Archive COMPUTE! ISSUE 113 / OCTOBER 1989 / PAGE 44



BDL Homeware

IBM PC and compatibles


Collections of all types can be organized with BDL.Collect. You determine the information you want to record, such as description, cost, availability, condition, category, location, dates, and comments. The files can be searched for specific items, and printed reports include estimated profit or loss, sales catalogs listing the items, and locations of the items. BDL.Collect Extended, which allows longer descriptions, is available for $49.95.

Byte Size Home Inventory

Publishing International

IBM PC, XT, AT, or compatible


You can keep track of your personal belongings for insurance and other purposes with this program. It stores a list of items such as furniture, jewelry, and appliances along with the purchase price and date, model and serial numbers, market or appraised value, and the expiration dates of warranties. A videotape reference guide is included for people who have videotaped their belongings.

Organize Your Collection

Homecraft Computer Products IBM PC and compatibles $159.95

Organize Your Collection is a series of customized databases, each specifically designed to track baseball cards, records, books, videos, jazz albums, comic books, or classical recordings. Fields in the databases are already set up, so all you have to do is enter the data. Data can be edited, searched, and printed. Home-Craft also offers to create custom databases for almost any type of collection.