Total Access Agent is a legacy version of Total Visual Agent before it was renamed to also address the needs of the Visual Basic 6 community. Total Access Agent was designed for Microsoft Access 97 and earlier. This page covers FAQs for Total Access Agent.
To reinstall Total Access Agent (for Access 97 and earlier), follow these steps:
This error occurs with older versions of Windows, and means you do not have the minimum Windows service pack installed.
Total Access Agent requires Service Pack 5 (or higher) for Windows NT 3.51, and Service Pack 2 (or higher) for Windows NT 4.0.
This issue can occur for several reasons:
If your organization or email provider offers an SMTP service that allows relay, configure Total Visual Agent to use that. Many internet service providers, including Gmail, allow access to SMTP servers.
The following topics on the Total Access Emailer FAQ page may help you find an SMTP server that is available to you:
Note that Windows Vista does not include an SMTP service. Details are provided under this Total Access Emailer FAQ:
To run your Events, you must have them enabled. Be sure that "Enable Event" is checked (on the Schedule Status form).
You can always tell which event is going to fire next by looking at the "Next scheduled activity" field on the Monitor or Service Control Manager.
Actions within each event are executed in the order in which they are listed in the Manager portion of the application. In Total Access Agent, the actions are listed in a List Box in the Manager portion of the application.
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Supports: All Access, Jet Engine, and Visual Basic versions
"Total Visual Agent is a real find, a rare combination of ease of use, and bang for the buck. In the end, no other competitor even comes close."
Thomas Wagner, Product Review in MS Office and VBA Developer