Hadn't seen that one - I like it! Ok - I'll buy the first round. RonL. [Maybe if I add some really cryptic error messages to my own reports I'd enjoy them more ... I think its worth a shot ... maybe even a double ... hell a whole herd of doubles, they're small -- and then I'll write the error codes ... yeah ... that's the plan!] -----Original Message----- From: Scott Dexter [mailto:sgd at ti3.com] "Cannot start transaction while in firehose mode."