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How to enable database mail feature in SQL Server 2005/2008?

You can enable database mail feature using Surface area configuration tool or using SP_Configure procedure.

use master
go
sp_configure 'show advanced options',1
go
reconfigure with override
go
sp_configure 'Database Mail XPs',1
--go
--sp_configure 'SQL Mail XPs',0
go
reconfigure
go

Using Surface Area Configuration
1. Select Surface area configuration for features

2. Go to database page and click on check box.