Hello..<BR><BR>I type this every time I want to close a database I&#039ve used.<BR> <BR> " rs.close <BR> set rs=nothing<BR> connect.close<BR> set connect=nothing"<BR><BR>I think that it&#039s the right way....but I got this message everytime I run the page :<BR><BR>ADODB.Recordset error &#039 800a0e78&#039 <BR><BR>The operation requested by the application is not allowed if the object is closed. <BR><BR>/projeditrespond.asp, line 82 <BR><BR>..but if i skipped closing the recordset...meaning I omit "rs.close Set rs=nothing" ..it works, no error message...anyone can help..?<BR>I&#039m afraid that if i&#039m not able to close the database properly , I will have the *.ldb file opened always and it will lead to someother problems. Please advice.<BR><BR>Thanking you in advance.<BR><BR>