ok, I have a strange thing happening. I created a UDL that connect to a btrieve (pervasive 7) database on another machine. When I test the connection in the UDL, it works. But when I call the connection from an ASP page, I get an errors, here is the offending code and error. Thanks for lookin...<BR><BR>Dim cn, cmd, rs<BR>Set cn = Server.Createobject("ADODB.Connection")<BR>cn.Open "File Name=C:WINDOWSDesktoptrieve.udl;" <BR><BR>Set cmd = Server.Createobject("ADODB.Command")<BR>cmd.Active Connection = cn<BR>cmd.CommandType = adCmdText<BR><BR><BR>If cn = TRUE then<BR><BR>Set rs = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.RecordSet")<BR><BR>rs.C ursorLocation = adUseClient<BR>rs.CursorType = adOpenForwardOnly<BR>rs.LockType = adLockReadOnly<BR>rs.Open sSQL,cn<BR><BR>Else<BR> <BR> Response.write Err.Number & Err.Description<BR><BR>End If<BR><BR>If rs.EOF and rs.BOF then<BR> Response.write "No Records were found matching your criteria!"<BR> <BR>else<BR><BR>0 <BR>Microsoft VBScript runtime error &#039;800a01a8&#039; <BR><BR>Object required: &#039;&#039; <BR><BR>/filetest/library.asp, line 41 <BR>Basically says that no connection is established...<BR>