I have a form whose values i am passing as parameters for a oracle stored procedure to insert in the database.<BR>when a user does not enter values, I change Empty to Null for<BR>charecter values and insert in the database.<BR>For Date Values what should i change the Empty to ,<BR>when I use null, it says<BR>"ADODB.Command error &#039;800a0d5d&#039; <BR>The application is using a value of the wrong type for the current operation. "<BR><BR>Here is my create parameter String<BR>if isEmpty(save_date) then <BR>save_Date = null<BR>end if<BR><BR>so in my CreateParameter I am using <BR>cm.Parameters.Append cm.CreateParameter("ADATE",adDate,adParamInput,,sa ve_date) <BR><BR><BR>