Access Report Automation

RCT is pleased to announce we are now selling a Microsoft Access Report Automation tool, that is managed and runs in the Access environment.  You can schedule any report you want to run, as often as you want. The reports convert to PDF’s and deliver to...

Make Your Form Run A Button When You Press Enter!

A common request I get when building search forms or other simple task forms, is to make it so if the user presses Enter, it will make the form run a common task (usually available by clicking a button, like Search, or Print Preview of that fancy report you spent all...

Working With Time In Access

This last week I ran into a couple of scenarios where time is being tracked…in particular it’s employee shift times.  The client uses a 24 hr system, and needs to capture shift start and end times.  The problem is employees enter times without leading...

Microsoft Wants Your Input On Microsoft Access!

Microsoft has opened a forum for YOU to give them input and ideas on the Microsoft Access product.  Visit http://access.uservoice.com to create your account, post your ideas, and VOTE on which ideas you think are the best. You are limited to 3 votes, in order to make...

SQL Tips for Microsoft Access VBA

I find myself writing more and more code in VBA to handle SQL updates and inserts lately.  A great tip for doing this is to create a query in Access first, change it to an update or append query as needed, then switch it to SQL view….voila!  You have the almost...

Jeff Shirley

Founder & CEO
Jeff brings over 27 years of experience to the table, along with numerous awards, certifications, and real-world implementations.  His database solutions are currently running in industries including government, mining, agriculture, finance, education, science, research, non-profits, and healthcare businesses around North America and serve thousands of users day to day.  Jeff is a five-time MVP Award recipient for Microsoft Access, acknowledging contributions to community projects, evangelism, and educational outreach on Microsoft technologies.  Today there are less than 50 Access MVP’s worldwide. While Jeff focuses day to day on business management, IoT development, IT integrations and design, database architecture or other typical complex tasks, he also is a co-owner of Blue Heron Gardens, a commercial apiary running over 200 beehives.  Fresh honey is a small perk for many of our clients!

Mitch Redekopp

Partner
Mitch works with our clients day to day ensuring web development and IT projects are done to exceed customer expectations.  His background includes formal training in IT, Microsoft and CompTIA certifications, real-world business experience, and a true dedication to ensuring clients receive timely and professional support on their projects with Rivercity Technology Services.  Given the most difficult requests for IT solutions, Mitchell can assist our clients in finding a path to the best options which deliver results for our clients.  Mitchell is an avid soccer player and Manchester City fan, be sure to talk soccer with him when you can.