on 10/24/97at 10, the Great and Grand  Wazir Vern Hamberg
<hambergv@goldengate.net> said:

Again, as far as I'm concerned, I don't <bold>know</bold> that
<bold>anything</bold> can't be done, so I'll always look first.

While I am inclined to agree, here's a wee challenge for you:  

Accountant types like their debits and credits shown as:
 a) absolute numbers, followed by "dr" for positive numbers
        and "cr" for negative numbers, or:
 b) the negative sign in the front, or:
 c) negative numbers shown in brackets, as in ($112,345.67)

I have tried for years to figure out how to make user-defined edit codes
to do these for me.  

Booth Martin     

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