>step 2 >is reinstalling FB. Just in case it saves you time, I'll echo Al--just replace the Staz Extras file. I've come up against this situation a few times with an FB tool I'm working on and the only thing I've ever corrupted is the Staz Extras. ____________ wave (Toronto, Canada) Last year I was a professional. This year I'm happy if I can just get through the day.