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SQL Filestream syntax

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Last Modified: 2012-05-09
Hi,
I have this following example

DECLARE @img AS VARBINARY(MAX)

 

-- Load the image data

SELECT @img = CAST(bulkcolumn AS VARBINARY(MAX))

      FROM OPENROWSET(

            BULK

            'C:\temp\MicrosoftMouse.jpg',

            SINGLE_BLOB ) AS x

           

-- Insert the data to the table          

INSERT INTO Items (ItemID, ItemNumber, ItemDescription, ItemImage)

SELECT NEWID(), 'MS1001','Microsoft Mouse', @img





what I want to do is replace
  'C:\temp\MicrosoftMouse.jpg'
with a variable file name

I tried taking out the apostrophes, and adding @file_location (which I declared) but it doesn't seem to like it.

Do I need to do something like
' " + @file_location + "'


an example would be appreciated. Thanks
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