First of all,I am using Vb.Net/ASP.Net... <BR><BR>I am trying to convert information put into a textbox by a user and I need to convert it to a double- so I can INSERT it back into the database. <BR>I&#039;ve been trying <BR>Dim HourlyRate As Double = Cdbl(HourlyRate.Text)<BR>but it doesn&#039;t work... Does anyone have any suggestions???<BR><BR>Thanks!<BR>