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Yak Posting Veteran

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Posted - 05/15/2013 :  07:34:23  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
What access do I need to configure Database Mail in Sql Server 2008.
Right now I cant even see the MAangement folder on Obeject explorer windoe on SSMS

Edited by - Kimi86 on 05/15/2013 07:36:42

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Posted - 05/15/2013 :  08:20:55  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
sysadmin server role, per this MSDN page:
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Posted - 05/16/2013 :  03:00:00  Show Profile  Visit prett's Homepage  Reply with Quote
To configure mail, you need to enable the Database Mail XPs parameter through the sp_configure stored procedure:

sp_CONFIGURE 'show advanced', 1
sp_CONFIGURE 'Database Mail XPs', 1

For more information, please check this post:
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