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Best method to enable SQL filestream

I need to enable filestream in SQL server, but I've found two ways to do this:

1. Configuration manager > services > instance > properties > filestream > Enable filestream
2. SSMS > Server > Right-click > Properties > Advanced > Filestream access level > Select “Full access enabled”

Which is better (or should they both be set) and is there a difference?

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barnesco
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Vitor MontalvãoMSSQL Senior EngineerCommented:
They are different things.
In SSCM you really enable the FILESTREAM feature.
In SSMS you define the access level for the FILESTREAM feature.
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barnescoAuthor Commented:
Vitor's reply was good. I hadn't had thought to close and resolve this in time. His answered helped.
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Vitor MontalvãoMSSQL Senior EngineerCommented:
Recommendation to close this question by accepting the above comment as solution.
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