FAQ: VBA Line Numbers with CodeLiner

Here are some common issues that people have when using the CodeLiner tool:

PROBLEM:  How do I add CodeLiner to my Excel/Access/Word?
SOLUTION: To install CodeLiner, you can follow the steps on our Instructions page.

PROBLEM:  How do I use CodeLiner?
SOLUTION: To use CodeLiner, you can follow the steps on our Instructions page.

PROBLEM:  I get this error: “Your Excel security may be too restrictive for CodeLiner. You must enable Trust Access to Visual Basic Projects before using CodeLiner.”
SOLUTION: Your security may be too restrictive – to fix, configure security to use CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  I get this error: “Run-time error ‘6068’: Programmatic access to Visual Basic Project is not trusted.”
SOLUTION: Your security may be too restrictive – to fix, configure security to use CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  When I try to install CodeLiner, I get this error: “Setup cannot continue because some system files are out of date on your system. Click OK if you would like setup to update these files for you now. You will need to restart Windows before you can run setup again. Click cancel to exit setup without updating system files.”
SOLUTION: Run Windows Update to ensure you have .NET Framework 1.1 or higher.

PROBLEM:       I don’t see the toolbar/buttons after installing CodeLiner!
SOLUTION #1: Your security may be too restrictive – to fix, configure security to use CodeLiner.
SOLUTION #2: You may be trying to use an old version from Word. Please download the latest version of CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  Does CodeLiner also work in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Access?
SOLUTION: CodeLiner 3.0 includes Microsoft Access and Microsoft Word. Please download the latest version of CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  Nothing happens when I click the buttons to add/remove code line numbers!
SOLUTION: Your security may be too restrictive – to fix, configure security to use CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  I get this error: “An error occurred while loading ‘Code Line Number Add-In’. Please contact Tumbling Waves Support. Error Code: V1.0-E1004-L34”
SOLUTION: Your security may be too restrictive – to fix, configure security to use CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  I get this message: “Select a VBA Project before toggling code line numbers.”
SOLUTION: Your VBA Project must be opened before clicking the CodeLiner buttons. Click here to see how to use CodeLiner.

PROBLEM:  I am having other issues. I can’t get this to work!
SOLUTION: Feel free to e-mail Tumbling Wave Support. If you received an Error Code (e.g. Error Code: V9.9-E9999-L99), please include the Error Code in the e-mail.