For more information about special Characters, try Aardvarks article: http://evolt.org/article/list/17/21234/ I've book marked it and used it in conjunction with this email string. My other colleague is working with Visual Basic to some software and he had a similar question. We tried the &#'s and &let's then I got the idea of copy and pasting from this page into the VB editor. It worked as well (i.e. needed the degree sign, 3rd power, etc. on buttons/labels) > Better yet, copy and paste this: » Yeah that worked. I wonder why... Thanks! Josh http://www.efeingold.com -- * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !