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does anybody have a list of all parameters for xp_smtp_sendmail?  i'm looking all over the place, haven't yet found one.
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               http://www.sqldev.net/xp/xpsmtp.htm
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let me expand this question just a bit  --

i am trying to do this on a scheduled basis, sending the results in the body of an email:

EXEC master..xp_sendmail @recipients ='me@mydomain.com',
@query = 'exec db.dbo.procname ''parameter1'',''parameter2'',''parameter3'',''parameter4'',''parameter5''   ',
@subject='test',
@attach_results = 'false'

when running in QA, without @attach_results, xp_sendmail runs fine, the email was sent, but the body was blank.
so i'm not sure that it ran the @query

what am i missing?
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very good, aneeshattingal.  thank you for the parameters.  any thoughts on my bigger issue?
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i see @query isn't in there w/all the xp_smtp_sendmail parameters
but, xp_sendmail is fine, if i can get the proc results into the body of the email
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You need to decide which protocol you want to use xp_smtp_sendmail (SMTP) or xp_sendmail (MAPI).

And no, you cannot use xp_smtp_sendmail to send a query. It does not work that way.
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i guess I just wasn't thinking about it the right way this morning when i submitted this inquiry.  
i am using xp_smtp_sendmail in a bit of a customized by bill wunder.  (see:  http://www.sswug.org/see/15091)

i didn't know, though, that @query wasn't a parameter for xp_smtp_sendmail.  i thought surely it was available to me.
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thank you both.  i am splitting as my question was split and then answered by both of you
again, thank you both very much
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