Joel D Canfield noted: >>pshaw. I don't know where I am *now*; a map for you to follow me from where >>I'm not to where I might never be . . . well, I'll send it over, eh? >>git out yer hip waders. No worries! I'm feeling it today. ;-) Managed to set up a DSN on Vista so now I can migrate to my new laptop and continue to use software the rest of the company is busy throwing under the bus! Yeah, it's a good day. So far. Fingers crossed for my 'uzi or olive branch' session with IT this afternoon. Cheers, RonL.