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Remove attachments from all emails in a folder (Outlook for Mac)

I'm looking for a tool to strip email attachments from my archived folders on Outlook for Mac (Version 16.20). I am aware that such a solution exists for PC users, but have not found anything for Mac ...
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How to get the maximum attachment size of a mail server which perform ip connection whitelisting?

I need to ask a fiscal document through sending an e‑mail tosie.nantes-sud@dgfip.finances.gouv.fr. In order to get it received, I need to attach a lot of documents. So when I sent the e‑mail from ...
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How to prevent Outlook from creating copies of attachments in AppData?

I'm not sure why this happens, but Outlook creates copies of the same attachment in AppData when I open the attachment externally on subsequent visits. Steps to recreate this behavior Example email ...
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Built-in file picker dialog in Thunderbird no longer working

I am using Thunderbird on Kubuntu. On default, Thunderbird will use the platform's file picker dialog, which is broken on KDE. Once I click a single file, the mouse curor is not released and if I move ...
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Save and rename an attachment from outlook 2013 to a specific folder

I have been using the steps from another post on this site and it worked for a few days and now it does not. The file always comes in from the same person and is always an xlsm attachment. I enabled ...
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Gmail prevents attaching “virus” file

I am trying to send an email from gmail to another email account owned by me, but when I try to attach a file that Google identifies as a virus (it is a false positive) it says "Virus Detected!" and ...
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how to send mail attachment from ubuntu 16.04 using Gmail service?

I have been using filezilla to import/export some data from server. How to send a file in a zip file via email in unix?
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Need to send “msg” file so that it is “previewable”

I need to send, via the Outlook Web App, an "msg" file so that it can be previewed by the recipient. I attach and send, but it only shows up in the received e-mail as a link, and then the recipient ...
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I would like to connect two Imac computers and use older one as a second screen. I would like to know how

I have two 27inch Imac that I would like to connect. I would like to use the older one as a second screen. I am having a hard time getting this to work. Can someone help figure out what cables I might ...
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How can I Paste a local file from Windows Explorer to Thunderbird using Ctrl+V?

How can I Paste a local file from Windows Explorer to Thunderbird using Ctrl+C/Ctrl+V ? I know that I can add an attachment in dragging a file from Windows Explorer to Thunderbird and dropping it in ...
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Outlook: open attachment externally

In Outlook 2016 if I single-click an attachment, it opens in the Reading Pane, while double-clicks open them in the matching external program. Sometimes Windows finds my double-click too slow, ...
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How to always open Excel attachment in Outlook in a new Excel instance?

I have used the below link to edit the registries such that Excel will always open in a new instance when opening the Excel file within Windows Explorer. However, this behavior is not the same when ...
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How to use metamail to extract mail attachments without interactive input?

I am looking for a way to save all attachments from an IMAP folder with 3000+ DMARC reports each of which is attached inside the individual messages as .zip or .xml.gz file. I am using Claws Mail ...
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How do I import .R or .r files into Evernote as notes?

I have many r files that I'd like to be able to keep and search in Evernote, so importing them as notes would be great. Importing them as attachments doesn't let me search them.
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w3m - work offline for email HTML attachement preview

I'm using w3m for reading HTML mail in Mutt. I'm not using auot_view but rather open the HTML attachements in w3m. w3m seems to download resources like stylesheets and images by default (it has just ...
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Outlook Missing Attachment Reminder for Mac

Obviously this is available in Outlook 2013 for Windows: https://www.howtogeek.com/tips/how-to-enable-or-disable-the-forgotten-attachment-reminder-in-outlook-2013/ But I cannot find equivalent ...
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Running VBA on a shared mailbox Outlook 365

I have this code for saving attachments from e-mails with a specific sender and topic, down to my hard drive. It works fine when it is only working on my personal mailbox. But i need it to work with ...
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Thunderbird changes the size of attachment

I want to send an email with an attached pdf file using Thunderbird. The file is about 15~16MB, but Thunderbird shows it as having 21MB: This prevents the mail to be sent: Any ideas what can be ...
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How to open a office document directly from a gmail without downloading it first?

I have two windows computers (using Google Chrome) When I click the attached file, One PC downloads it first (I do not want this) Another PC opens it directly in office, (I want this) But I do not ...
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where does outlook store what attachments are safe to open?

Outlook evidently has a setting somewhere that controls whether an email attachment of a given file type can be directly opened, or whether the user must go through the "You should only open ...
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How can I set a size limit for image attachments to a pdf

I work with an online school, and we want to give fillable pdf forms to students for assignments. For some of these, we ask them to attach images, but we want to prevent them from attaching ...
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Can I save a file directly as an email attachment?

I often work on a file (e.g. an Excel sheet) and, when finished, want to mail it to someone. I find it a bit cumbersome to save it to the desktop and then attach it to a mailing (my desktop is a bit ...
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How to see the full filename of an attachment in Outlook 2016

Outlook 2016 handles attachments a little differently than Outlook 2013. I figured out how to disable the preview pane, but I cannot figure out how to get rid of the button. The button obfuscates ...
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Hotmail email attatchment limit

I am trying to send a email with an attachment that is 10.2MB. The receiver has not received it. I am using Microsoft Outlook, which has Hotmail configured. I have done some research and I am ...
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difference between sharepoint and public folder - trustworthy source

when I add a link in outlook mail to an htm file located in sharepoint...clicking the link opens the page with no problems. when the same file is located in a network folder a popup appear "you ...
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Removing attachments from Outlook 2013 items

First off I have seen these two questions: Strip attachments from emails to disk but leave a link in the email to the attachment Delete attachments from Outlook's sent messages I am looking to ...
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Windows 8 Mail App

Where does the Windows 8 Mail App store attachments? Are they separate from the eml file? I've imported the eml files into other email apps and/or eml viewers, but the attachments will not open.
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Cant send email with html body and attachment

I can not send email with html body with attachment. Command1: echo "<html><b>Hello</b></html>" | mail -s "Subject #1" -a "content-type: text/html" asdf@gmail.com Command2: ...
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In Office 2016, how can I change the default attachment option from 'preview' to 'open'?

On Office 2016 (running Windows 7 64-bit), I find the preview pane for Outlook is too small to be useful for documents, and it's annoying having to use the drop down and select "Open" every time ...
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How to filter messages in Thunderbird to forward all messages with attachments?

How to create a filter to process (eg. forward) all messages having attachments in Mozilla Thunderbird?
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Auto Accept ICS Attachments in Outlook 2010

I am looking for some help with a technical issue I have. In my current workplace we have an automatic scheduling system that handles our appointments. When an appointment is booked (through a web ...
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How to automatically save zipped email attachments, decompress to csv and convert to graphs?

I work at Van 't Hek, a Dutch company which is specialized in all sorts of foundation works (drilled/prefab piles, sheet piles, etc). I'm actually autocad engineer, but I have in multiple computer-...
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How to search email by attachment name in Thunderbird?

I know that somewhere in my mailbox there is an email with an attachment of which I remember (part of) the name. Is it possible to locate this email automatically?
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outlook VBA save attachment on hard drive to a specific folder different of 'my documents folder'

I've found a macro which save an attachment from an email on outlook, and in this aspect it works pretty fine, but it saves it in "my document" folder I would like that it saves it in another folder ...
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Automated Scan, Save & Attach to Outlook

How do I automate HP Scan to automatically save the file and attach it to a new email in Outlook without having to manually set a file name and save? This is not the same as the scan-and-attach ...
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Outlook 365 attachments disappear after sending email

Outlook 365 email file attachments are not being received by recipients on an intermittent basis. When I check sent mail, there is paperclip indicator that attachment is there, but there is no ...
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How to decode this seemingly GBK-encoded string?

I have a .eml email file containing a MS-Word attachment: ------=_Part_239376_662463351.1415605722579 Content-Type: application/msword; name="=?GBK?B?1cK5scf4s8e53L7WudjT2s34wufT38fp0MXPoteo?= =?...
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Cannot download old backup from Gmail as it's an archive

Back in 2007/2008 I emailed myself a backup of an important file. It was stored in a password protected RAR archive. I am unable to download the attachment or forward it and given the reason Anti-...
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Are .eml attachments a security risk?

My email service provider blocks mails with attached .eml files, apparently for security reasons, with the result that I loose relevant mails. I have tried to find a description of the current ...
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Stop PKWare from zipping attachments

Recently I installed PKWare SecureZip on my machine and incredibly annoying it is zipping all my attachments and I can't figure out how to make it stop. The PKWare Help is useless.
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Link to Outlook Attachment

When you attach a document to an outlook email, a copy of the document is created and stored somewhere. You can obviously link to any location in the body of outlook. A hyperlink to a local document ...
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Drop a file onto a desktop icon to attached it to a new email?

Hello Superuser Community! I already tried searching for a solution but I could not find anything. What I want to do is the following: I would like to be able to drop one (or best any number) of ...
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Unblock only specific attachment in Outlook

I'm searching for a possibility to unblock a specific attachment in Outlook which was blocked by its file extension (Level1). E.g. Outlook blocks .exe files. I don't want to unblock .exe files in ...
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How to save a Gmail attachment in a desired location on my hard drive using Chrome?

Recently, my workplace moved to Google services based environment, and that includes adapting Chrome as our default browser rather than IE. When using Gmail, I am trying to download a file I received ...
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Outlook: reply all removes the attachment

I am using Outlook 2010. When I forward an email the attachment is also forwarded. But when reply all and add someone else to the email the attachment is removed - can that been changed so the ...
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Change temp directory where Thunderbird stores attachments when opening them

Using Thunderbird 38.5.1 on Windows, I sometimes double-click on an attachment in a received message to open it. The file is saved to my temp directory (%TEMP%), but I don't want it to be saved to ...
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Attachments are hidden in Outlook new Plain Text message

Microsoft Outlook 2016 MSO (16.0.6326.1010) 64-bit, as part of Office 365 subscription Since about a month attachments in a new Plain Text message do not show up. The attachments are there since if I ...
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Disabling spotlight indexing email attachments - El Capitan

I have just purchased a MacBook Air and I have set up 2 email accounts and have been playing around with spotlight. I tried using features like typing "documents I worked on today" but it came up with ...
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How do I send an HTTP Post Request with MTOM attachments?

How do I send an HTTP Post request with MTOM attachments using Postman for Chrome? Here is what I'm trying to send: POST https://ws.conf.ebs.health.gov.on.ca:1441/EDTService/EDTService HTTP/1.1 ...
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Why are folders/directories not able to be attached to emails?

I know how to attach multiple files to emails, just add them to an archive and send the archive instead. But I'm curious, why exactly can't we attach actual directories to emails? Is it a technology ...