hi,<BR><BR>I am working on a application which is using <BR>ASP( front end)<BR>COM (middle tier)<BR>SQl(DB)<BR>i am using XML to pass data between ASP to COM and COM to SQL<BR><BR>how can i upload , download images using SQL - XML<BR>i am using templates and stored procedures, and i don&#039;t want to use ADO for it.<BR>is there a way?