On Feb 23, 2008, at 10:54 AM, Bob Bryce wrote: > O.K. I've solved the STRING concatenation problem. > Way back in GLOBALS file there was an MT dimmed as str15 > which cancelled out all my attempts at MT$ = str255!! Dumb or what! Running with "Use Dimensioned variables only" and "No re-Dimensioning allowed" will find this at compile time and save a lot of grief. Brian S.