Hmm.... my automatic reaction was to use MS Access' post-to-the-web [or whatever it's called] feature... which automatically builds the ASP pages for you that contain all the code to connect/interact with the MSAcess database... but i dunno whether those files would function on an Unix server... one would think i would,but i've never actually used the feature.... no need 'til now. :\ hope that gives you a bit of a nudge in the right direction -martin ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jeff Dale" <slumpy at home.com> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Sunday, January 28, 2001 4:39 PM Subject: [thelist] database and FTP > 1. I am freelancing on a web design contract. The client would like to > have on the new website a function that takes basic user information > that the user inputs in an html form, and automatically either uploads > or updates that users information in an existing MS Access database. > The site will be posted on a unix server.