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How do I enable the xp_sendmail in SQL 2005 Server?

Posted on 2007-11-20
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How do I enable the xp_sendmail in SQL 2005 Server? Thanks
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What I mean is the sp_sendmail is disable by default for SQL 2005, and how to enable the it in SQL 2005? Thanks
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You have to go to the management node in Management studio and under Database mail section confgure.
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by:yong_wu
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What I should do with the following error message:


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The mail could not be sent to the recipients because of the mail server failure. (Sending Mail using Account 1 (2007-11-20T10:36:50). Exception Message: Cannot send mails to mail server. (The remote certificate is invalid according to the validation procedure.).
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Can you check your authentication type? Go to Database mail configuration wizard -> Manage Existing account check the SMTP Authentication. Select the windows Authentication
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It is already windows Authentication
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