Run stored procedure in a trigger (I think)
Posted on 2008-06-18
I have a table which hold records that represent invitations to answer questions in a survey. When the record is created it creates an email and sends it out using ASP. The recepient has 14 days to complete the survey then the invite no longer works. In the record is a column for date created.
What I want is a reminder email to be sent out after 7 days, then with 3 days left, and then 1 day left. I am assuming I would do this with a trigger and the stored procedure "msdb.dbo.sp_send_dbmail". Can anybody get me started in the right direction. Is a trigger the right direction? I might need some serious hand holding on this.