Hi All I need to configure the mail to send daily basis Report to the specific users. I want to do it without using SQL Mail as I have read the articles on this site as well as other recommended SQL server sites(sqlteam, sqlservercentral etc..). so first thing need to know is what is the best and reliable method to send mail daily report file as an attachment or as mail contents without using SQL Mail? second ...what are the requirements and steps to implement this method. I have never done this before so i need your expert help here and unfortunately, it is very urgent. so please help. Thanks in advance.