Microsoft Access 2013New Features of Total Access Detective for Microsoft Access 2013, Version 15.5

A new version of the most powerful database, object, module, and text comparison product for Microsoft Access 2013 is now available. In conjunction with a new release of Total Access Detective 2016, we've created version 15.5 for Access 2013.

If you need to know exactly what changed between any two MS Access objects or databases, Total Access Detective is for you.

Previous Version

The version previously released for Total Access Detective 2013:

Version 15.5 Enhancements

New Features and Enhancements

  • Data macros in ACCDBs are detected. Data macros in one database and not the other are identified. Identically named data macros are compared for code differences.
  • If you resize datasheet columns while viewing the Total Access Detective results, your column widths are preserved the next time you reopen the form.
  • Two database comparison, Object Selection screen enhancements
    • Conditional formatting shows which object was more recently modified
    • Ability to filter and sort on status column
    • Status column offers information explaining its values
  • Property filter form is resizable for two database comparison
  • For our international customers, when you first run Total Access Detective, it defaults to A4 paper size (rather than US Letter) if your default printer uses A4 paper.
  • For beginners, the two object comparison add-in mentions launching the two database comparison Wizard if you're in the wrong Wizard
  • Setup program enhanced to upgrade existing installation and Modify, Repair and Remove from Control Panel
  • Sample database is launched with splash screen
  • Font size increased for some screens
  • New user manual and help file


  • Prevent some Access memory overflows
  • During database preparation, handle databases with broken library references
  • In 64-bit mode, Import/Export specifications are compared without crashing
  • All other reported issues

Pricing and Microsoft Access Versions

Due to the differences within each version of Microsoft Access, Total Access Detective is specific to each version of Access.

Total Access Detective Pricing
by Microsoft Access Version
Microsoft Access Version
Licenses Price 2016 2013 2010 2007 2003 2002 2000 97
Single $299 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now
5-Seat $899 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now

Upgrade Between Access Versions

Single $199 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now
5-Seat $599 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now

Upgrade to Latest within the Same Version

Update 15.5 Update 14.5 Update 12.9 Update 11.8 Update 10.7 Update 9.7
Single $149 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now
5-Seat $449 Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now

Premium Support Subscription

Single $299

More Information

5 Seat $999

Also available as part of

Total Access Ultimate Suite
Total Access Developer Suite

Runtime/Redistributable Version

Not Applicable

Licensing Information

Total Access Detective is licensed on a per user basis. Each user who runs the program must have a license.
Read the License Agreement for details.

Total Access Detective Manual and CD

Microsoft Access 2016 Version is shipping!

New Features

New Version 15.5 for
Access 2013

New Version 14.5 for
Access 2010

New Version 12.9 for
Access 2007

Version 11.8 for
Access 2003

Versions 10.7 and 9.7 for
Access 2002 and 2000

Version 8 for
Access 97

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"Total Access Detective is well worth every penny, it will quickly pay for itself through savings in time and effort."

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