petey wrote:The read-only version cannot send e-mails out either. To send e-mails when SQL Backup encounter errors, you'll need to use the e-mail notification features in SQL Server Agent.
Thanks for your response.
The problem also was that SQLBackup does not raise an error back to SQL for any failure therefore the failure went unreported in SQL. I have worked around it by using the exitcode and sqlerrorcode output parameters of SQLBackup to fetch the SQLBackup error back to SQL.