import outlook pst file to a table sql server

Hello,

is it possible to import pst file to sql server?
if yes, how ?
Thanks
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bibi92Asked:
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ste5anSenior DeveloperCommented:
Yes. E.g.

SET NOCOUNT ON;

CREATE TABLE #Blob ( [Blob] VARBINARY(MAX)  );

INSERT  INTO #Blob
        ( [Blob]
        )
        SELECT  *
        FROM    OPENROWSET(BULK N'<HardCodedPathToYourFile>', SINGLE_BLOB) O;

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But why would you do this?
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bibi92Author Commented:
My question was not complete, I have to import the contents of PST file this form date, sender, message body, attached Thanks
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ste5anSenior DeveloperCommented:
This requires some .NET programming, thus it has nothing to do with SQL Server..

You can automate Outlook, attach the .pst and browse it. And push the content to SQL Server.
You can use third-party library like PST.NET. Then you don't need an installed version of Outlook.
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