hello sir,<BR> one should close an open recordset and set it to nothing. i have done tht. but rs.Close gives an error.<BR>the error says... method or property close not a valid method.<BR>why does this happen..<BR>as a result , i have set all my recordsets to nothing. i havent closed them..<BR>is this a simple prob or serious one..<BR> wht do i do NOW??