>But you must get the data structure right first otherwise you end up with
Not sure what you mean, I'm forever changing the structure of data I hold in
the development stage. One of the reasons I use Excel in the early stages of
a project is due to it's flexibility in reordering and rearranging data.
Later, once the data required data structure is well known and I need to
move it to a format that a number of people can share I'll export it to
Access. I often find that the users are much more familiar with Excel and
require the database to be exported to excel so they can manipulate the