Hi Howard You made my day! Thank you for the advice.
> You're not going to be upgrading to Moodle 2.0 in a hurry then.
As for Moodle 2.0 I have set it up as a test site - I love the great Moodle 2.0 themes available now. Looking forward to the day when I can restore Moodle 1.9.7 courses directly into Moodle 2.0.