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I 'm trying to configure alerts for replication. Currently on my test setup I run everything under user 'sa'. When I try to set up alert for agent failure I get the following error

Login failed for user 'sa'.

This error is shown when i try to add a new operator.

Any suggestions how to fix this problem. thanks

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Have you tried a different user with sysadmin role? – Hani El Mouallem Jul 26 '13 at 22:27
@HaniElMouallem please ask for clarification using comments, not answers. – Aaron Bertrand Jul 27 '13 at 20:58

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