"NSGMLS" = "N? Standard Generalised Markup Language S?", I am putting the finishing touches on code that ensures any acronym is defined the first time it is used on a page of the Java glossary. However, I have one acronym NSGMLS that I have hit a brick wall on finding a definition. Any guesses on what it means? -- Roedy Green Canadian Mind Products http://mindprod.com If you can't remember the name of some method, consider changing it to something you can remember.