Hi,<BR><BR>Does any one know why I can't do any calculations with values returned from a recordset? For example:<BR><BR>sum=objRS.fields("sum")<BR>quantit y=objRS.fields("quant")<BR>total=sum * quantity<BR><BR>the above code generates the following error:<BR><BR>Microsoft VBScript runtime error '800a000d' <BR>Type mismatch <BR><BR>Any help is greatly appreciated!!<BR>