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Adding jpeg images to Table?

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    Adding jpeg images to Table?

    I have over 2,000 jpegs in a folder to add to an inventory table that has a jpeg field defined. I've been looking around the help for some ideas on how to do it but there isn't much there. The table has a productID which is exactly the same as the jpeg name,i.e.,

    productID = 2754
    corresponding image is 2754.jpg

    The tables fields are:
    productID
    imagefile defined as a jpeg image

    So I can construct the image filename from the productID with imagefile = Alltrim(ProductID)+".jpg"


    I need to know what goes between:

    tbl.enter_begin(.T.)


    tbl.enter_end(.T.)

    to insert the record.

    Tx
    Regards,
    Chet Sapino
    President,
    SAPINO Enterprises
    6451 Pheasant Rd
    East Syracuse, NY 13057

    #2
    Re: Adding jpeg images to Table?

    If you are speaking of an image file reference field, take a look at

    image_filename_encode()

    If you are not, you should be.
    There can be only one.

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      #3
      Re: Adding jpeg images to Table?

      https://forum.alphasoftware.com/show...ghlight=images

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        #4
        Re: Adding jpeg images to Table?

        Thanks for the link to Richard's article. This is exactly what I was looking for.
        Regards,
        Chet Sapino
        President,
        SAPINO Enterprises
        6451 Pheasant Rd
        East Syracuse, NY 13057

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          #5
          Re: Adding jpeg images to Table?

          Originally posted by Chet Sapino View Post
          Thanks for the link to Richard's article. This is exactly what I was looking for.
          One of these days I will manage to find the thing straight away, for some reason I keep having trouble tracking it down every time I look for it!

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            #6
            Re: Adding jpeg images to Table?

            Originally posted by NoeticCC View Post
            One of these days I will manage to find the thing straight away, for some reason I keep having trouble tracking it down every time I look for it!
            Hey Andrea, modern day browsers have this nifty feature called bookmarks. Alternatively you could try storing the location in a database. Any one know of a good one. :)
            Tim Kiebert
            Eagle Creek Citrus
            A complex system that does not work is invariably found to have evolved from a simpler system that worked just fine.

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