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Email Alerts are not received...

In one of application, Email alerts are sent using SQL sp_send_dbmail stored procedure. Email alerts were working properly, but suddenly noticed email alerts are not received.

To troubleshoot the issue, first I checked the msdb.dbo.sysmail_event_log table using the below query.

SELECT log_id, event_type, log_date, description, process_id, mailitem_id, account_id, last_mod_date, last_mod_user
log_date DESC

If there is any error, you should see records with the event_type value as error.
In my case there are records with event_type value as error, and the description value for those records is same as below

The mail could not be sent to the recipients because of the mail server failure. (Sending Mail using Account 3 (2018-02-01T10:41:27). Exception Message: Cannot send mails to mail server. (The SMTP server requires a secure connection or the client was not authenticated. The server response was: Authentication required).  )

As per the error descript…

Retrieving a value from MSCRM and and Assign it to another Variable

We can retrieve data from MS CRM, like we retrieve data from a database. For that as in the below code, we have to first specify the attributes which we want to consider while retrieving by using ColumnSet class.

Then we can specify the conditions to be consider using the ConditionExpression class.
Also we can specify a condition operator like in SQL queries by using that class.

Then we can filter the given condition using FilterExpression class. After that we can create a query to retrieve data using QueryExpression class. By using that query we can retrieve the data as shown in below code.

ColumnSet cols = new ColumnSet();
cols.Attributes = new string[] { "name", "accountnumber" }; //name and accountnumber are two attributes.

ConditionExpression condition = new ConditionExpression();
condition.AttributeName = "accountnumber"; // Get values corresponding t…