sysmail_help_status_sp (Transact-SQL)

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)noAzure SQL DatabasenoAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Displays the status of Database Mail queues. Use sysmail_start_sp to start the Database Mail queues and sysmail_stop_sp to stop the Database Mail queues.

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Syntax


sysmail_help_status_sp  

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

Result Set

Column name Data type Description
Status nvarchar(7) The status of the Database Mail. Possible values are STARTED and STOPPED.

Permissions

By default, only members of the sysadmin fixed server role can access this procedure.

Examples

The following example displays the status of Database Mail.

EXECUTE msdb.dbo.sysmail_help_status_sp ;  
GO  

Result set:

Status  
-------  
STARTED  

See Also

Database Mail External Program
sysmail_start_sp (Transact-SQL)
sysmail_stop_sp (Transact-SQL)