are added to the start of the file. Take them out and the image is perfect once more Those are not junk characters. That is the length of the data. To achieve what you want, use this format file: 9.0 1 1 SQLBINARY 0 0 "" 1 col ""--Erland Sommarskog, SQL Server MVP, es****@sommarskog.se Links for SQL Server Books Online:
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