ok its one of those things i can't get my head around it at all..

i dont know if it the code i have already thats causing the problem or the fact that i dont know how to do MOD properly.. :(

its causing bad gray hair.. :(

so if anyone else is able to point out how to correct the code.. it would be of great thanks... :)

i have included the whole asp page as to show you the whole script incase i missed something or something needs to be added to make it work.... thank you..

im trying to get the record from the DB to display 3 times on the row before going down to the next row..

HOPE someone can help and point me in the right direction...

thanks in advance.. :)

' Constants ripped from adovbs.inc:
Const adOpenStatic = 3
Const adLockReadOnly = 1
Const adCmdText = &H0001

' Our own constants:
Const PAGE_SIZE = 5  ' The size of our pages.

' Declare our variables... always good practice!
Dim strURL     ' The URL of this page so the form will work
               ' no matter what this file is named.

Dim cnnSearch  ' ADO connection
Dim rstSearch  ' ADO recordset
Dim strDBPath  ' path to our Access database (*.mdb) file

Dim strSQL     ' The SQL Query we build on the fly
Dim strSearch  ' The text being looked for

Dim iPageCurrent ' The page we're currently on
Dim iPageCount   ' Number of pages of records
Dim iRecordCount ' Count of the records returned
Dim I            ' Standard looping variable
Dim x

' Retreive the URL of this page from Server Variables
strURL = Request.ServerVariables("URL")

' Retreive the term being searched for.  I'm doing it on
' the QS since that allows people to bookmark results.
' You could just as easily have used the form collection.
strSearch = Request.QueryString("search")
strSearch = Replace(strSearch, "'", "''")

' Retrieve page to show or default to the first
If Request.QueryString("page") = "" Then
	iPageCurrent = 1
	iPageCurrent = CInt(Request.QueryString("page"))
End If

' Since I'm doing this all in one page I need to see if anyone
' has searched for something.  If they have we hit the DB.
' O/W I just show the search form and quit.

If strSearch <> "" Then
	' MapPath of virtual database file path to a physical path.
	' If you want you could hard code a physical path here.
	strDBPath = Server.MapPath("/db/vagdb.mdb")

	' Create an ADO Connection to connect to the sample database.
	' We're using OLE DB but you could just as easily use ODBC or a DSN.
	Set cnnSearch = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Connection")

	' This line is for the Access sample database:
	cnnSearch.Open "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;Data Source=" & strDBPath & ";"

	' We're actually using SQL Server so we use this line instead:
	'cnnSearch.Open "Provider=SQLOLEDB;Data Source=;" _
	'	& "Initial Catalog=samples;User Id=samples;Password=password;" _
	'	& "Connect Timeout=15;Network Library=dbmssocn;"

	' Build our query based on the input.
	strSQL = "SELECT EventID,PicName,Location,Date,EventName,Brand,Model " _
		& "FROM picture " _
		& "WHERE (EventID) LIKE '%" & Replace(strSearch, "'", "''") & "%' " _
		& "ORDER BY PicName;"

	' Execute our query using the connection object.  It automatically
	' creates and returns a recordset which we store in our variable.
	Set rstSearch = Server.CreateObject("ADODB.Recordset")
	rstSearch.PageSize  = PAGE_SIZE
	rstSearch.CacheSize = PAGE_SIZE

	' Open our recordset
	rstSearch.Open strSQL, cnnSearch, adOpenStatic, adLockReadOnly, adCmdText

	' Get a count of the number of records and pages
	' for use in building the header and footer text.
	iRecordCount = rstSearch.RecordCount
	iPageCount   = rstSearch.PageCount

	If iRecordCount = 0 Then
		' Display no records error.
		No records found.  Please try again.
		' Move to the page we need to show.	
		rstSearch.AbsolutePage = iPageCurrent

		' Show a quick status line letting people know where they are:
		<p><font face=verdana size=2 color=#5F5E5D>
		<%= iRecordCount %> Records Found.
		Displaying page <%= iPageCurrent %>
		of <%= iPageCount %>:
		' Display a table of the data in the recordset.  We loop through the
		' recordset displaying the fields from the table and using MoveNext
		' to increment to the next record.  We stop when we reach EOF.
		' For fun I'm combining some fields and showwing you can do more then
		' just spit out the data in the form it is in in the table.

iCellsPerRow = 3

		Do While Not rstSearch.EOF And rstSearch.AbsolutePage = iPageCurrent

For x = 1 to (ID)

If x MOD iCellsPerRow = 1 Then
<table cellpadding=1 cellspacing=1 border=0 align=center width=90%>
<a href="/gallery/event/<%= rstSearch.Fields("EventID").Value %>/med/<%= rstSearch.Fields("PicName").Value %>.jpg" target="_blank">
<img src="/gallery/event/<%= rstSearch.Fields("EventID").Value %>/thumb/<%= rstSearch.Fields("PicName").Value %>.jpg" border="0">



<table cellpadding=0 cellspacing=0 border=0 align=center>
<font face=verdana size=2 color=#A0A0A0> <%= rstSearch.Fields("Brand").Value %> &nbsp; <%= rstSearch.Fields("Model").Value %></font></td>
<td><font face=verdana size=2 color=#A0A0A0>   <%= rstSearch.Fields("EventName").Value %>  &nbsp;  <%= rstSearch.Fields("Date").Value %></font></td>
<td><font face=verdana size=2 color=#A0A0A0>  <%= rstSearch.Fields("Location").Value %></font></td>


<td><a href="/gallery/event/<%= rstSearch.Fields("EventID").Value %>/med/<%= rstSearch.Fields("PicName").Value %>.jpg" target="_blank"><font face=verdana size=2 color=#A0A0A0>  view</font></a></td>

If x MOD iCellsPerRow = 1 Then
	Response.write "</tr><tr>"


		' Now we need to show our navigation links:
		' Show "previous" and "next" page links which pass the page to
		' view our search parameter.  You could also use form buttons
		' but I find this looks better.
		If iPageCurrent > 1 Then
			<font face="verdana" size="2" color="#5F5E5D">
			<a href="<%= strURL %>?search=<%= Server.URLEncode(strSearch) %>&page=<%= iPageCurrent - 1 %>"><font face="verdana" size="2" color="#5F5E5D">[&lt;&lt; Prev]</font></a>
		End If


		If iPageCurrent < iPageCount Then
<font face="verdana" size="2" color="#5F5E5D">
			<a href="<%= strURL %>?search=<%= Server.URLEncode(strSearch) %>&page=<%= iPageCurrent + 1 %>"><font face="verdana" size="2" color="#5F5E5D">[Next &gt;&gt;]</font></a>
		End If
End if
	' Close our recordset and connection and dispose of the objects
	Set rstSearch = Nothing
	Set cnnSearch = Nothing
End If

The result of the MOD function is the remainder, as a whole integer that remains after the division takes place. Some simple examples:

1 MOD 3 = 2
2 MOD 3 = 1
3 MOD 3 = 0
4 MOD 3 = 1
5 MOD 3 = 2
6 MOD 3 = 0

The important point to note here is that if you test for the MOD function to = 0 then that will return true at every instance where the lead integer is completely divisible by the divisor, in this case 3. So, a very simple change is needed in your code, to change the MOD test from 1 to 0.

If x MOD iCellsPerRow = 0 Then