SSIS package in SQL Server 2008 to send email alert with records in email body
Posted on 2014-03-12
I would like to create a SSIS package that runs daily that runs a select query, if that query returns any results that send those results in an email to a specific email address. How can I do this in SQL Server 2008?
We used to have SQL Server 2000 and used to do it using an ActiveX Script, the script would create an html table in the email body with the records, I noticed it's available in SQL Server 2008 but it asks me to install the DTS 2000 runtime. That tells me it still allows us to use ActiveX scripts but I don't want to use features that will eventually be deprecated in future versions of SQL Server when we upgrade so I'd rather use the tools available in SQL Server 2008.
So how can I do this using SQL Server 2008 without using ActiveX Script?
Thank you in advance.