> sid = "12345678'

You started the string with a quote and ended it with an apostrophe.


> Connection.Execute(

The last character of this snippet is not a quote. This is a nice
Unicode quote, the one Word will insert into your documents. Same with
the one at the end of this line.


-- Matma Rex



2011/8/16 7stud -- <bbxx789_05ss / yahoo.com>:
> \223 ocatal = 147 decimal = 'o' with circumflex in extended ASCII
>
> It sounds like something isn't happy that it is being fed a non-ascii
> character.
>
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