Fail-Safe Operator

Everyone needs a backup plan including the SQL Server notifications. If something goes awry with the notifications or the msdb database is unreachable, then the fail-safe operator will ensure that mail is delivered.

Select properties on the SQL Server agent (from the object explorer) in order to enable it for your instance. Enjoy!

Fail Safe Operator


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Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Florida Gator, Star Wars fanatic and is there anything else...oh yeah PS4! I am a geek and SQL Server Business Intelligence Consultant, there are other technologies greater than these? Not so fast my friend! I also love to travel to new and exotic places.

Posted on September 18, 2012, in Maintenance, Troubleshooting and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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