Can anyone tell me the answer as to why I just can&#039;t do a simple "SELECT DateExpired FROM BULLETIN.TBLITEMS" in Oracle and assign it to a recordset, then write it out?<BR><BR>I keep getting this error:<BR><BR>Multiple-step OLE DB operation generated errors. Check each OLE DB status value, if available. No work was done. <BR><BR><BR>My platform is Windows 2000 Server<BR><BR>Oracle 9i