By default the Total theme has removed several Visual Composer modules we didn’t like or found a bit buggy. However, we’ve included a filter in the theme so you can easily re-add them if you must. Below is an example code you can add to your child theme’s functions.php file showing how to re-add a couple elements:
See Total/framework/visual-composer/visual-composer.php line 201 for more details. But do NOT ever edit this file.