Frequently Asked Questions for Total Visual SourceBook
Pre Sale Questions
Post Sale Technical Support
- Total Visual SourceBook
2013 is available for Access/Office 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007,
2003, 2002 and 2000, and Visual Basic 6 developers. It
contains code that runs within the 32 and 64 bit version of
Access/Office 2016, 2013 and 2010. Total Visual SourceBook runs
as a standalone Windows application and also as an add-in
for the 32-bit IDE.
- Total Visual SourceBook 2003 is available for Office
2003 (or earlier) developers not planning to migrate to Office 2007
- Total Access SourceBook 97
is available for Access 97
The Product Compatibility Chart for version information for all of our products.
For information on the history of Access versions, visit our
Microsoft Access Version Releases, Service Packs, Hotfixes, and Updates History page.
Since Total Visual SourceBook is a source code library, we don't provide
a copy of the program and all its code. A
Trial Version is
available to use the Total Visual SourceBook code explorer with some example
code so you can see how it works. You can also add your own code to the
Here's a list of all the modules in Total Visual SourceBook and some sample code
related to date math.
Please remember that all FMS products come with a 30-day money back guarantee, so you can
buy with confidence!
If you are using the trial version, you will not have
access to most of the code which is in the full version of
Yes, during installation. You need Administrator rights to install Total Visual SourceBook.
During installation you can choose to install it for the machine or user.
If you install it for the machine, other users with lower
permissions can run the program.
This behavior is correct. If you insert the code from the
"Example" tab into your project and not the actual code, the
example won't run.
You need to first insert the actual code into your project and make sure it compiles before adding the Example code.
When exporting the code the into your project, some modules may have "Other Dependencies"
such as DLLs. These are References you need in your project
for the code to run. References are set from your VBA module
editor's Tools, References menu, or in VB6 under Project, References.
This error occurs when you attempt to run the Update Wizard by double clicking the
"Update.exe" directly instead of running it from the Windows Programs Menu shortcut.
This is because the update.exe file requires parameters to run and return the correct
information. In order to determine if there is an update available for this product, please
run the update wizard program from the Windows Programs menu or Windows Metro menu.