You're asking the converted! For adhoc "pick and pull" you
can't beat Paradox!
>I am needing to download a large amount of information
>off an AS400 to my desktop and pick and pull
>information from that data in any form. I am looking
>at Paradox, dBase, and Foxpro to provide a powerful and
>flexible database package. Does anyone have
>recommendation/preferences? Since this is a Paradox
>group, how does paradox measure up?