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How to instantiate Blob?

Darren Alexandria
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Joined: Aug 17, 2007
Posts: 185
Good day!

To instantiate something, (if I am not mistaken) the code will be:

Now I am trying it on the Blob:

But when I do this, I get a red line under it which says that:

"Cannot instantiate the type Blob".

I am using MS SQL Server.

Paul Sturrock

Joined: Apr 14, 2004
Posts: 10336

Blob is an interface. You can't create an instance of an interface. What are you trying to do: insert binary data or recover it?

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Darren Alexandria
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Joined: Aug 17, 2007
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Thanks for the reply. I saw an example for MySQL with that type of instantiation so I thought it would work on mine. Anyways, thanks for the info. I am trying to insert binary data, specifically a text file in the database.

Thanks again.
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