Awards and Reviews

Best Access Add-In

Best Office Add-In

Best Source Code Library

4.5 out of 5 Stars

Reader's Choice

Best Source Code Library

Best Collection of General Purpose Components

Reader's Choice


"The Total Visual SourceBook is any developer's best friend. The code library alone is worth many times the price of this tool. This tool goes a long way toward promoting reuse and consistency within a development environment."

- Alison Balter, Author of Mastering Access Desktop Development

"What I wouldnít have given to be aware of this add-in when I was starting out as a developer! Seriously, this add-in would have saved me hundreds, if not thousands, of hours searching online, posting to forums, to find out how to code what I needed to do."

- Daniel Pineault, Microsoft Access MVP (online review)

"Total Visual SourceBook is my constant companion as I work on Visual Basic projects. Iíve never seen a product that addresses the exact needs of a Visual Basic developer as perfectly as Sourcebook. Itís truly a must-have for the up-to-date developer!"

- Michael Groh, Editor Access/Office VB Advisor Magazine

"I've been a Total Visual SourceBook user for years. As far as I'm concerned it's worth its weight in gold and should be a part of every VB Programmer's toolbox. My first copy paid for itself in a few days."

- Joe Stagner, Technical Evangelist, .NET Developer Technologies

"Total Visual SourceBook has saved me hours because I donít have to hunt for older code snippets and am able to employ its vast code library. Total Visual SourceBook can help VB6 developers keep better track of their code without blowing their budgets."

- Brian Kennemer

"The code is exactly how I would like to write code and the algorithms used are very efficient and well-documented."

- Van T. Dinh, Microsoft MVP

"I really love this program! Not only is it a time-saver and easy to use, but to be able to organize your own code is such an added bonus."

- Connie P., New York, NY

"Total Visual SourceBook is a valuable tool that I refer to frequently. It is not only an easy to use reference for reliable code, it also uses good coding practices that have improved the quality of my own procedures and applications."

- Norm Chezem, Roseville, CA

"I like to have such a great companion in a close environment. Excellent idea from FMS to share their knowledge and experience with other developers."

- Alex Dybenko, Access Guru and Blogger, Russia

"It's great! I use it regularly in Office VBA as well as VB6 code - just drop the routines in and they work."

- Jonathan West, MultiLinker, England

"I was very pleased with SourceBook. As a new VB developer, this product helped me climb the learning curve significantly faster. Seeing how other professionals approached the problem was like getting a personal tutorial."

- Steve Boyd, HelpFactory, Inc.

"Congratulations on another great product! I am excited to see FMS entering the Visual Basic market. I have been using Total Access software for several years now. Each FMS product that I have purchased has been well designed, useful, and every one of them has garnered a permanent spot in my developer toolbox. SourceBook is no exception. Thoughtful design, tons of useful routines, and attention to details are just some of the highlights of this program."

- Walt Ritscher, Crystal Design Software

"I have been a great fan of your product, Total Access SourceBook. Your new product, is even better! This is a MUST HAVE for all VB developers. There is probably no other product on the market that can save VB developers as much development time. I will be recommending this product to developers wholeheartedly."

- Tom Howe, Control Center Computing, Inc.

"The product is an extremely valuable aid for anyone doing serious development in VB with the greatest feature being that you can customize/extend the code to meet your needs which is something that is not possible with most third-party products."

- Jeremy Adams, ECX Programmers

"I was very impressed with SourceBook. It was very easy to merge our corporationís code library into SourceBook. If you use one function from SourceBook, it pays for itself!"

- Stephen Forte, The Aurora Development Group

"The thing I liked best about the product is that it worked well for me, a novice VB user. I have been a heavy user of your Total Access Products and SourceBook has helped me make the transition into VB!"

- Nick Jongebloed, IMNET Systems

"Why reinvent the wheel? Here is what you need, both for newbies and professionals! Donít program without it!"

- Asbjoern Aamot, Microsoft MVP for Visual Basic

"SourceBook is a well-designed code repository filled with solid code that you'll definitely reuse in your other projects. What makes SourceBook valuable is not only the quality of the code, but the ability to add your own code routines, share them with your coworkers, and annotate existing code routines with your comments."

- Rama Ramachandran, VBPJ Buyer's Guide, Product Review

"Smart, innovative and easy-to-use, this product is full of real-world solutions that you can't find anywhere invaluable addition to anyone's development toolkit. A must-have!"

- WinPlanet Review

Total Visual SourceBook CD and Printed Manual

Microsoft Access/ Office 2016, 2013, 2010, and 2007 Version
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New features in Total Visual SourceBook for Access, Office and VB6

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Reader Choice Award for MS Access Source Code Library
Reader Choice

"The code is exactly how I would like to write code and the algorithms used are very efficient and well-documented."

Van T. Dinh, Microsoft MVP

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