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Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Unleashed by Alex T. Silverstein, Chris Gallelli, Paul T. Bertucci, Ray Rankins

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Creating an Operator

First, you need to create an operator. To do so, using the Object Browser, you expand the SQL Server Agent node and then right-click the Operators folder and select New Operator. Then you should name this new operator Test Database Mail Operator and provide an email address for testing purposes in the Email Name text box. You can use any valid email address you can access with your email client software. You click OK to save the new operator.

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