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28 views

What is the base64 attachment in email?

I am sending an email to little@eudyptula-challenge.org which does not accept the base64 attachment. First I attached a C file and a Makefile for Linux OS which contains simple text. The script sent ...
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22 views

In Apple Mail how can I include images in reply but not other attachments?

I am running apple mail on mavericks, imap gmail. When I reply to an email thread with images inline the images are stripped out on the reply. I am using the attachment tamer add-on, and there is a ...
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1answer
32 views

How to stop Outlook from blocking ANY attachments?

There is a long list of file extensions blocked by Outlook. I've found instructions on which registry setting to stop single file extensions from being blocked, but I don't want Outlook to block any ...
0
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1answer
49 views

Cannot add file to windows 8 mail app (screen doesnt come up)

I`ve recently reinstalled windows 8.1 from scratch on my asus n550jv laptop, and everything is working good except for this now... when i needed to send a small attachment through email using the mail ...
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67 views

One user of computer having trouble opening Excel file from Outlook attachment

There's an office at work here that is shared by 4 different users (1 for each shift). They all have their own unique logins. There is one user that is having problems where when she tries to open ...
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0answers
66 views

Word 2013 not saving recipient address or attachments

When creating an e-mail in Word 2013, then saving it (as a.doc/.docx document), both the recipient's address and (eventual) attachments are not saved inside the created file, and as such not available ...
0
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1answer
87 views

Emailing folder's content through AppleScript

I'm trying to write an AppleScript that e-mails all files of the specified folder. It works as expected when there is only one file but doesn't when there are more than one. It just gives me this ...
0
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1answer
195 views

How do I recover an edited email attachment on a locked down PC?

Every once in a while we have a student coming to us who's spent several hours working on a Word document that they have emailed to themself as an attachment. Unfortunately, rather than saving the ...
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1answer
191 views

Should Thunderbird send inline png attachments as text/plain?

I'm composing emails in Thunderbird. When I attach png images by dragging to the header region, they are attached as Content-Type: image/png; name="foo.png" Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64 ...
0
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1answer
43 views

Filter or Hide excess attachments in Outlook 2010

I have a client who has several "attachments" on all of their emails. These same attachments are included in every email and I would like to get rid of them or hide them anyway possible. Has anybody ...
2
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0answers
170 views

How can I attach multiple PDF files to a single email directly from a PDF viewer?

We use an indexing program (an add-in to our business software) that selects PDFs for viewing from among over 60,000 documents. It's not easy for end users to figure out where each opened PDF is ...
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4answers
521 views

How much larger does UUENCODE make binary files?

I remember reading somewhere that any binary files sent attached to an email must be first UUENCODEd, which makes the file sizes considerably larger, hence why it's better to send files via some other ...
2
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2answers
220 views

Compress an attachment in my mailclient inside my INBOX?

I got a lot of emails with uncompressed formats (like bmp, txt, ...) that I want to keep inside my IMAP-inbox, so I can access them from all my devices (Windows, Linux, ios, Android). Those emails ...
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0answers
144 views

Outlook 2007 script to save attachments into a specific folder based on subject line

I'm trying to build a client-side script in Outlook 2007 that processes incoming email and attachments. Emails that need this special treatment will have a tag “XYZ*” followed by a single word ...
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1answer
103 views

Forwarding An Email Message with its Attachments using Outlook 2010? [closed]

How would I forward an email message along with its Attachments using Outlook 2010?
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1answer
101 views

XML based email attachment being renamed

I am experiencing a strange problem when receiving email attachments. The files are valid XML files, but they have the file extension .usf or.xif. When the emails are opened in Outlook and the ...
3
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1answer
320 views

Selecting and saving all .jpg attachments (and no others) using Mutt

I am using Mutt, and I have a message in my inbox with around ~1000 attachments, about 50% of which are .jpg files. I want to save all of those to a specified directory, leaving the other attachments ...
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3answers
378 views

Sending *.exe by changing extension failed

I know you can send .exe through email by changing their extension. I've been using this often. But strange thing happen when I tried to send this specific ".exe" file. It failed!! It's this ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

Add attachment in Windows 8 mail

How can I send a file attachment from Windows 8 mail? I don't see any button anywhere.
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2answers
108 views

Emails with this attachment silently fail

I recently had someone (@comcast.net) try to email me (@gmail.com and @something.edu) including in their email 3 text files and a .docx file. The email never reached me and they never received any ...
2
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4answers
1k views

How to automatically upload e-mail attachments

When I have an e-mail with an attachment that exceeds usual limits (say 10 Mb), I upload the file to a private remote FTP server (using a simple homemade PHP upload tool), and I add the link to my ...
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2answers
772 views

Thunderbird attachments missing

I'm running Thunderbird 8 on Windows XP with no add-ons. I'm using an IMAP server. On some of the emails I am getting, there aren't attachments even though I have confirmed that attachments exists on ...
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1answer
1k views

use Outlook to send split zip files

I have trying to send a big file to someone whose email account cannot accept single email with large file and email is the only option for sending the file. Currently I am using 7zip to split the ...
3
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1answer
6k views

oledata.mso, image001.emz - What do I do to actually open this?

I received an email from someone I know (and expected) containing 2 attachments. I was expecting a PowerPoint file, but instead received a "image001.emz" and "oledata.mso" file instead. The ...
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2answers
825 views

Is there a way to prevent Thunderbird from downloading attachments?

Is there a way to prevent Thunderbird from downloading attachments? I just want to download the message and leave attachments on the mail server. When I need to open the attachment I would then ...
3
votes
1answer
197 views

Reading an attachment that gmail doesn't render

I was recently sent an email attachment that Gmail doesn't render. It's very important that I get access to this attachment, but I can't for the life of me figure out how. I know that the attachment ...
0
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1answer
283 views

Invisible attachment (“winmail.dat”) using Microsoft Outlook on OS X

When I receive an attachment in an email, the file is converted to winmail.dat. Any ideas why, and what do to avoid this happening?
2
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2answers
4k views

Prevent Nail from attaching my message as a .bin file?

When I pipe a very long change log into nail, I receive a blank email with a .bin attachment named ATT00001..bin in Outlook. The file is 36KB and contains the expected text but double spaced ...
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1answer
341 views

How to do mail merge in Gmail and/or Mac with attachments?

I need to send a template email to about 700 email addresses, and need to personalize each email for the recipient's name, position, and employer. In addition, I have one attachment that I need to ...
2
votes
4answers
147 views

What happens when an email does not fit in your inbox?

Suppose someone tries to send me an email with a multi-megabyte attachment, and there is not enough space in my Inbox folder on my mailserver to store the email. What will happen? In particular, will ...
2
votes
0answers
299 views

Annoying small images in signatures as mail attachments in OSX Mail

How not to treat those small signature images (logos, etc.) as mail attachments? I usually want to identify a recent email with attachment, but most emails show up with many attachments. This is also ...
0
votes
1answer
588 views

Automatically & periodically pull email and save attachments

Is there a Linux- or Windows-based program that can automatically & periodically pull email from a POP3/IMAP server, extract the attachment, and save the attachment to disk? The scenario: We have ...
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1answer
733 views

convert text to binary/executable file (for e-mail attachments)

My e-mail service provider blocks lots of attachments, but sends me a text attachment that has information such as the following: Content-Type: application/octet-stream; name="filename.dll" ...
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6answers
16k views

Attaching Email in Lotus Notes 8

How can I attach an older email message that I received to a new email message that I am composing in Lotus Notes 8? Or, is there a way to save an email as a file? Then that file could be attached ...
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1answer
192 views

Any software to send for right click email attachment

I want to send various files as email attachment but just right click on it and then send to email. Is there any software for that except backup to gmail as i use yahoo.
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3answers
10k views

Unable to open attachment in Windows Live Mail 2011 (Build 15.4.3502.0922)

I use Windows Live Mail 2011 (Build 15.4.3502.0922), in Windows 7 Pro 64. When I receive an email message that has an attachment, when I double click to open this attachment, nothing happens. Any kind ...
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1answer
498 views

procmail recipe not working right for automatically stripping incoming attachments

In following-up my previous question, I am trying to use munpack in an automated fashion. I'm trying to do this with procmail. > cat .procmailrc :0 | sleep 5 ; munpack ...
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3answers
18k views

Extract/save a mail attachment using bash

Using normal bash tools (ie, built-ins or commonly-available command-line tools), is it possible, and how to extract/save attachments on emails? For example, say I have a nightly report which ...
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2answers
371 views

Archiving emails as individual text files + attachments on newer OSs than XP (like Express Archiver)?

I'm looking for Windows 7, MacOS and Ubuntu Linux equivalents of Express Archiver for Windows XP that archived Outlook Express emails to individual files. http://www.expressarchiver.com/ This ...
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6answers
525 views

How can I translate this email attachment to read it in English?

I know nothing about coding but received an email attachment as .txt opened and all I can see are a bunch of characters like %S^$^%$$//// is there a way to translate it? Can you direct me to a ...
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3answers
71 views

Speed up repetitive completion of email

I want to send email with the same subject line, body text and pdf attachment to any one who asks me for the .pdf. I want to be able to use a keyboard short cut or similar to avoid having to type the ...
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4answers
284 views

How to put several files in one archive?

I have 10 files which I need to send per e-mail. It is inconvenient for me all 10 files and it will be inconvenient for the receiver to download all 10 files (it can be annoying to do the same ...
0
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3answers
132 views

Is it possible to edit emails?

I have an email account and I use IMAP to access it. There are a couple of emails I have received that I really want to keep, but I would like to make them smaller. They have some attached images that ...
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1answer
36 views

email/pic format problem

A client sent me some vertical pics but they show up on my server as horizontal images. I viewed them via the browser -did not use an email client to view them. I forwarded his email to him and he ...
2
votes
2answers
610 views

Cannot open attachments in Outlook Express

I can open anything attached to e-mail. On the same computer, my wife can open nothing on hers? We have outlook express.
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3answers
5k views

How to get outlook email attachment onto a file server?

Background: Every work day I get an e-mail message from a known sender. The sender puts an attachment in the e-mail message. I have to process that attachment with a python script. Question: What ...
4
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2answers
3k views

Strip attachments from emails to disk but leave a link in the email to the attachment

I want to be able to strip attachments from emails and save them to disk. What I also want to do in addition to this is leave a link within the email to the attachment that was stripped out and saved ...
3
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9answers
619 views

Good solution to sending attachments via email

I have a lot of problems with sending attachments with my email, either the file can't be scanned for viruses so fails, or exceeds the filesize limit (2/5/10MB), or there are simply too many files ...
2
votes
7answers
10k views

keyboard shortcut to send a file as mail attachment

Is there any shortcut or way to create a shortcut to attach selected file as mail attachment in Outlook. Now, I've to right click the selected file and use "Send To-->Mail Recipient" option. A ...
2
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1answer
961 views

How to do a mail merge with attachments

I'm trying to use MS Word and Outlook 2003 to send a bunch of emails with attachments but apparently this option is not allowed. ¿Any clean way to do this?