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Saving an image into a database

How to save an image into a database?

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To store images in the database, you'll want to use the BLOB datatype in your database table. How you actually insert the image into the BLOB column varies depending on your application development platform. Have a look at the Oracle documentation. This document not only describes how to handle LOBs, but also includes examples for various development platforms.

This was first published in March 2006

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