O'Reilly logo

SQL Server 2014 with PowerShell v5 Cookbook by Donabel Santos

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Adding a FileTable

In this recipe, we will create a FileTable.

Getting ready

Before you can use a FileTable, the FileStream feature needs to be first enabled on your instance. If you haven't already enabled it, you can follow the Enabling FileStream recipe to enable it.

In addition, you should also have a Filestream filegroup. You can follow the Setting up a FileStream filegroup recipe to prepare this recipe.

How to do it...

Let's take a look at the steps to create a FileTable using SMO and PowerShell:

  1. Open PowerShell ISE as an administrator.
  2. Import the SQLPS module and create a new SMO Server object as follows:
    #import SQL Server module Import-Module SQLPS –DisableNameChecking $instanceName = "localhost" $server = New-Object -TypeName Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required