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string FileName = "";
                string Pools = "";
                if (chkboxWheat.Checked)
                    Pools = "Wheat ";
                if (chkboxDurum.Checked)
                    Pools += "Durum ";
                if (chkboxBarley.Checked)
                    Pools += "Barley ";
                if (chkboxDesBarley.Checked)
                    Pools += "Des Barley ";
                FileName = dr["PRICE_LIST_HDR_ID"] + " " + dr["LOAD_TYPE_NAME"] + Pools + " " + System.DateTime.Now + " " + ".xls";

I am not sure if there is a better way to concate the Pools.
Also for System.DateTime I need July 2 for example.
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Question by:mathieu_cupryk
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by:burakiewicz
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i would use a StringBuilder under the System.Text namespace
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by:jcoehoorn
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And to get the date format you want:
System.DateTime.Now.ToString("MMMM d");
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by:burakiewicz
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       System.Text.StringBuilder sb = new System.Text.StringBuilder();
        string FileName = "";
        if (chkboxWheat.Checked)
            sb.Append("Wheat ");
        if (chkboxDurum.Checked)
            sb.Append("Durum ");
        if (chkboxBarley.Checked)
            sb.Append("Barley ");
        if (chkboxDesBarley.Checked)
            sb.Append("Des Barley ");
        FileName = string.Concat(dr["PRICE_LIST_HDR_ID"], " ", dr["LOAD_TYPE_NAME"],
                    sb.ToString(), " ", System.DateTime.Now.ToString("MMMM d");" ", ".xls");
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by:burakiewicz
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date compliments of j
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by:mathieu_cupryk
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              FileName = string.Concat(dr["PRICE_LIST_HDR_ID"], " ", dr["LOAD_TYPE_NAME"], sb.ToString(), " ", System.DateTime.Now.ToString("MMMM d");" ", ".xls");

there is an error in this string.
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by:mathieu_cupryk
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 FileName = string.Concat(dr["PRICE_LIST_HDR_ID"].ToString(), " ", dr["LOAD_TYPE_NAME"].ToString(), sb.ToString(), " ", System.DateTime.Now.ToString("MMMM d"), " ", ".xls");      
             
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sorry copied to much of the date
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