467,915 Members | 1,225 Online
Bytes | Developer Community
New Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Post your question to a community of 467,915 developers. It's quick & easy.

"Copy and Paste" image into SQL Database.

I want to add images to my database by copying and pasting the image.

I am using MS SQL Server Express 2008 and MS VB Express 2008. I want to create a simple program that displays data including images (.jpg) of items and text that describes characteristcs about the items.

The images are currently in a MS Word table. I would like to simply convert the table into an SQL database, but seems not possible. Failing that, I would like to copy and paste the images into the SQL table.

I have tried different data types (image, binary, varbinary) all to no avail. I have searched the help sites but haven't yet hit upon a solution.

I would appreciate any help.
Oct 31 '08 #1
  • viewed: 4367
1 Reply
Expert 2GB
It would be better if you just store the file and path name on the database and just point to it on your APP side.

-- CK
Oct 31 '08 #2

Post your reply

Sign in to post your reply or Sign up for a free account.

Similar topics

2 posts views Thread by Eric Sabine | last post: by
1 post views Thread by Nicolas Verhaeghe | last post: by
3 posts views Thread by Jess | last post: by
By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.