i've code here which was written for requirement of my project. hope this would help you. I'm not that knowledgeable but I was able to get it worked with the help of aspmboard gurus & brainbuz.com messageboard. My suggestion to moderator is in ASP FAQ's FSO article. It would be better if all these codes are inserted. <BR>Const ForWriting = 2 <BR><BR>' Text = "This is a test, its working!!!"<BR> strp = request.form("des")<BR> name = request.form("hidtext")<BR><BR> <BR>Dim Filename <BR>'FileName = Request("hidtext")&".txt"<BR><BR><BR>FileName = "i"& name &".txt"<BR>'filename=server.mappath("writefil e.txt")<BR><BR>fname = server.MapPath("./")&"\"& FileName<BR><BR>Set fs = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")<BR>Set writefile = fs.OpenTextFile(fname, ForWriting, True)<BR>'Set writefile = fs.OpenTextFile(server.MapPath(FileName))<BR>write file.writeline(strp)<BR> writefile.Close<BR>set writefile=nothing<BR>set fs=nothing<BR>response.redirect "readwrite.asp"