Hi,<BR>I have a site which runs on NT server with a SQL database. Its working fine , but a new problem has arised. I need to connect to a remote database (Oracle 8i) to validate a user whose details are on that database server.<BR>So how do i make the connection in ASP. Can i use the IP address of the database, if so how to use it else is there any other way out.<BR>regards<BR>Venny