yeah, OK, but what's the text file like? what is it, a delimited text file? how is it structured?<BR><BR>you can just use an include if it's ready-to-go, but I'm assuming it's not, because that's just way too obvious.<BR><BR>that's what 'specific' means in this case
couple of ways to do it. I'd say connect to it with the MS text driver and treat it as a database :<BR><BR>http://rtfm.atrax.co.uk/infinitemonkeys/articles/asp/920a.asp<BR><BR>sample code in JScript, but trivial to translate<BR><BR>I also have a scripted solution in JScript is you really need it, though it's slower.
but if my file is without the | to break the file can it still be used ?<BR>eg . using a notepad to open<BR><BR>2003 S1 IT3177LAB1 WED08000850SITDCL O0115TANGXLS 2003 S1 <BR>2003 S1 IT3177LAB1 WED09000950SITDCL O0115TANGXLS 2003 S1