Dumping Binary Content Field value into File

Here is a quick way to dump an image(binary) field value into a file:


DECLARE @SQL NVARCHAR(MAX)
SET @SQL = 'bcp "select [binaryfield] from [database]dbo.[table] where field = " queryout "c:\temp\output.jpg" -T -n -S ' + @@ServerName
EXEC xp_cmdshell @SQL

WHERE:
bcp => Bulk Copy Program (a utility that installs with SQL Server and can assist with large data transfers)

-T => Trusted Connection
-n => Native Type
-S => Server/Instance name

for more info on bcp type
bcp /? on command line

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