SQL Server: Enable Send Mail

Error when using msdb.dbo.sp_send_dbmail: SQL Server blocked access to procedure ‘dbo.sp_send_dbmail’ of component ‘Database Mail XPs’ because this component is turned off as part of the security configuration for this server. A system administrator can enable the use of ‘Database Mail XPs’ by using sp_configure. For more information about enabling ‘Database Mail XPs’, search for... » read more

Deploying SSIS Packages from SSMS

There are 2 ways to deploy SSIS packages. #1 Directly from Visual Studio #2 From SQL Server Management Studio SQL Server Management Studio Create specific folders under SSISDB. To deploy a project deployment file that you created by building a project in the development environment, select Project deployment fileĀ and enter the path to the .ispac... » read more

SSMS Registered Servers Window

Registering a server in SQL Server Management Studio allows you to store the server connection information for future connections.There are three ways to register a server in SQL Server Management Studio. Local instances of SQL Server are automatically registered during the first launch of Management Studio after its installation. You can also initiate the automatic... » read more

Database Cluster

Microsoft Windows Failover Clustering is a high-availability option designed to increase the uptime of SQL Server instances. A cluster includes two or more physical servers, called nodes; identical configuration is recommended. One is identified as the active node, on which a SQL Server instance is running the production workload, and the other is a passive... » read more