Thank you for your quick response. Personal communication screen is in browse mode (restricted access). As you advised to use local copy command, are you indicating to copy or copy append option of Edit menu?
Suppose my report say consist of 5 pages all the pages to be exported to a notepad. it is like from 1st page to end of page, say in run time the loop continues till i encounter end of page (EOF).
if you don't mind can you explain what do you mean by " define your own PDT "