Problem getting mail with SQL Mail

Problem getting mail with SQL Mail

Post by Peter Andersso » Tue, 15 Feb 2000 04:00:00

I have very large problems getting receiving (right) mail with SQL Mail.

I can see and receive mail from Outlook Express, in the inbox on the
server where SQL Server 7.0 is installed.
But SQL Mail receives another mail (a dummy mail from Outlook Developer
Team), when I try to get mail from the post office with xp_receivemail.
I am logged in with Administrator. SQL Server and SQL Mail are started
with account Administrator. I have set up an e-mail account named
What is wrong? Please, help me someone!

On the server I have installed IE 5.0, Service Pack 5 and SQL Server 7.0
with Service Pack 1.

Best regards
Peter Andersson


Problem getting mail with SQL Mail

Post by Peter Andersso » Thu, 17 Feb 2000 04:00:00

I think I've solved the problem.
After I have installed Service Pack 6 for Windows NT 4.0 it works!
I hope that this was IT that solved the problem, so it doesn't 'pop' up


1. Problem in Setting SQL Mail / SQL Agent Mail

Hii there,

Am using Windows 2000 Server, SQL Server 2000, Outlook 2000 client.

SQLSERVERAGENT & MSSQLSERVER are running under domain account sql.
I successfully setup an mail account for sql from which i can send & recieve

But I am unable to setup SQL Mail & SQL Server Agent Mail and am totally
Any help??

Thanks & Regards,
Pradeep Kumar



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