Are you really really really sure it's the Replace() that's not working? Because that looks right, but when you start using apostrophes with ASP, you frequently run into issues where you prematurely close a string. -----Original Message----- From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Ryan Mayberry Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2001 1:04 PM To: 'thelist at lists.evolt.org' Subject: [thelist] Formatting Plain Text Email... ASP Hi All.. I am working on a ASP script that emails some database content to a user. I am sending the email in plain text and the content has some HTML formatting that I need to convert into 'plain text format' I am having problems with the portions of the content that contain ' which renders a ' in HTML I am using the following to replace ' with a single ' but it's not working theBody = Replace(theBody, "'", "'") Can anyone fill me in on why this doesn't convert .. Corporation's into Corporation's Unfortunately I am getting the content from a third party syndicate and cannot control the original formatting. Thanks for any help Ryan --------------------------------------- For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archive of TheList go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !