hi<BR>i am back again with other issues...hope it gets resolved too!<BR><BR>on click to a button on the asp form i am saving some data in the database.<BR><BR>i want to save some data from the excel file which i save on clients machine...so i want to open that file and run a procedure/macro written inside that excel. in that procedure i am executing queries to save data in the db.<BR><BR>so i want that when i click the submit button<BR>1. i should be able to open the file that i specify<BR>2. i should then be able to run a procedure written inside that.<BR><BR>can i achieve this?<BR>or any other process