Hum. I've never tried inserting without the field names.
> Serves me right to type this stuff instead of copying/pasting - my
> previous post was indeed wrong but also wasn't the exact code I used
> (yours was, with the single quote embedded in the doubles).
> It's been a very dyslexic week for me.
> On your previous response regarding field names and case sensitivity,
> I'm not actually referencing any field names in my "INSERT INTO" query -
> I'm just populating all of the fields in order, and the order is correct
> from what I can tell. The other fields are solid (once I got past a
> poorly formatted date field, that is) but these strings with the
> backslashes stripping out and parts lopping off, that's the last rub.