At 10:13 AM 12/19/2002 +0100, you wrote: >I wouldnt recommend using numbers as an instance name, here is a method to >get the required number from the end of a string: The damage is done now, but thanks. I'll remember it for next time. Here is the result of my newbie hacking. http://www.remaxcommercialfocus.ca/remaxadvisoryservices.cfm It's butt-friggin' ugly imo, but I fulfilled the request after having discussed it thoroughly with the client. Managed to by-pass their insistence that it be done using word, as well. <shrug> (I did the rest of the site too) Thank you Benjer. You've been very helpful.