How We Help

We are in business to make your business better.

Saving time, effort, energy, money and potential pitfalls through software has been our mantra for over 20 years. You need us when:

  • you’re tired of trying to fit your business model around your software
  • you’re spending more time handling your data than your product
  • you crave efficiency and accuracy
  • your long-term goals seem unattainable in your current setup
  • you’ve outgrown your software
  • you need to be in two (or more) places at once
  • you’re concerned about security
  • you want malleable data – personalized reports, not one-size-fits-most reports

We are uniquely staffed to service you in the following ways:

  • Development – we bring almost seventy years of combined software development experience to the table using the #1 Workplace Innovation Platform
  • Consulting – we know it’s a matter of listening not just to what you want, but also recognizing what you need
  • Training – we want to share our knowledge and love of software development with the world!




Software Examples

Recent Articles

Monthly FileMaker Meetup – October 2018

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Thanks to everyone who came out last night for our monthly FileMaker Portland user group. October’s Meetup was particularly special, as Todd Geist and Jeremy Brown of Geist Interactive joined us as part of their West Coast tour. Their remaining stops are Santa Clara, Los Angeles, and San Diego.

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Updates to fmMapping

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Based on feedback we received from the community, AppWorks has taken the time to update fmMapping. We are pleased to announce the release of fmMapping 2.0 for you! With this new release, we have improved the following: You can now open a map in a new window (no blank web viewer object) Updated Google API

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Podcast 141: fmSearchResults & PauseOnSecurity

Tags :   Matt & Matt talk about Mr. Navarre’s latest release of fmSearchResults 5. They also discuss the 2018 October Pause On Error unconference with the title PauseOnSecurity.

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What Our Clients Say

“Matt and his team quickly solved a very obscure problem that was stalling our development. [We were] very happy with the quick and professional consultation results.”

Ken Skeen

( Hanna Andersson )

"ODITech has had a development relationship with AppWorks for over 15 years and their expertise in all things FileMaker is second to none. The ability to tackle difficult projects and deadlines makes them a dream to work with. I would gladly recommend them to any client."

Joey Grimaldi

( Owner of )

"Thank you for all your great work. It was a pleasure working with you. I will miss all of your prompt responses and great work you did for my invoicing database. Too bad we don’t have you here all the time! :)"

Connie Staben

( Oregon Department of Agriculture )

AppWorks clients come in all shapes and sizes, from large state agencies, down to one-person shops. Don't hesitate to get in touch.