The content formatter could not be initialized.

Product: SQL Server Notification Services
Event ID: 6006
Source: NotificationServices
Version: 2.0.9999.9
Message: The content formatter could not be initialized.
This error occurs when the distributor’s call to a custom content formatter’s IContentFormatter.Initialize() method generates an exception.
User Action
If you are using a built-in content formatter, examine the body of the error message to determine the cause of the error.

If you are using a custom content formatter, it is throwing an exception in its implementation of the IContentFormatter.Initialize() method. The event log entry contains more details about the type of exception that was thrown. Examine your code to determine why the exception is being thrown.

For more information about how to debug a custom content formatter using a source code debugger, see the topic “Debugging a Custom Component” in Notification Services Books Online.


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