1] no the update is not happening<BR><BR>2] I&#039m not trying to update the autonumber anyways<BR><BR>3] it&#039s not a 404 or a vbscript error...just a generic "try to hit refresh or try back later" type of message<BR><BR>4] yes it&#039s a .asp page<BR><BR>5] the page doesn&#039t go anywhere...just the code you saw and then I put some html after the code that says something like "successful"<BR><BR>maybe if you could post some sample code