no i tried it, and it did not work, but looks like it the right ball park.
this is what i used, it does not pickup anything
if the mouseMember > 0 then
memNameNum =value( member(the mouseMember).name)
if memNameNum > 0 then
pdl = Files[memNameNum]
"JB" <lingoguysbcglobal.net> wrote in message
> if indeed you have members named "01", "02", "03"...
> you may be able to replace the if-then statements with a function that
> handles any number
> if the mouseMember > 0 then
> memNameNum =value( member(the ...