I am trying to run a script with codes as follows in the IIS Server<BR><BR>Set aObj= CreateObject("Excel.Application")<BR>Set xlbook= aObj.Workbooks.add(filepath)<BR><BR>When i run it on the server or the client, a blank screen appears..<BR>it should not be as the file to be opened do contains text...<BR>when i checked the task manager, the excel.exe is created..<BR><BR>what is wrong???<BR>is running the script in IIS different in PWS..<BR>reallly need it urgently...<BR><BR>thanx<BR><BR>