error:<BR>Microsoft OLE DB Provider for ODBC Drivers error 80040e21<BR><BR>I get the error with this code:<BR>&#060;%<BR>set conn = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")<BR>conn.Op en Session("ConnectionString")<BR>set rsMessages = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")<BR>strSql = "select message from forum_messages where msgid = 134"<BR>rsMessages.Open strSql, conn<BR>response.write rsMessages("message")<BR>%&#062;<BR><BR>However, if I change my response.write to:<BR>response.write Left(rsMessages("message"), 10)<BR>I get this error message code: 80040e21<BR><BR>The field "messages" is in an Oracle table and it&#039s a LongVarChar datatype. What can I do to retrieve this data??<BR><BR>