David Kaufman wrote: > [snip] > > The last time I spoke to him about getting this data, he was *willing* > to do so, but unable to think of a way to "export" it from Microsoft SQL > Server 6 to a format that would preseve the multiline text and "funny > characters" into a format we could import into another db. And I didn't > (and still don't) know enough about MS SQL Server 6 to suggest a > solution. Maybe if we have some MS-SQL6 guru around here that can > provide him with a simple step-by-step procedure that he can follow to > export the data, he would be responsive to that request. perhaps this? http://www.windowsitlibrary.com/Content/77/14/1.html?Ad=1& -- _ __/| William Anderson | "There's something about records which is \`O_o' neuro at well dot com | really satisfying." =(_ _)= http://neuro.me.uk/ | -- John Peel (1939 - 2004) U - Thhbt! GPG 0xFA5F1100 | -- This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed. If you have received this email in error please notify the sender. Any offers or quotation of service are subject to formal specification. Errors and omissions excepted. Please note that any views or opinions presented in this email are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of Lumison, nplusone or lightershade ltd. Finally, the recipient should check this email and any attachments for the presence of viruses. Lumison, nplusone and lightershade ltd accepts no liability for any damage caused by any virus transmitted by this email. -- -- Virus scanned by Lumison.