Could not parse Outlook Rich Text attachment

Julian Field MailScanner at
Sun Apr 17 12:44:07 IST 2005

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Derril Hedk wrote:

>Some of my customers are receiving the following notice:
>Could not parse Outlook Rich Text attachment
>as part of a blocked email. I am wondering if there is any way to turn
>this feature off so that it doesn't even try to parse the email?
2 answers:

1) Try "TNEF Expander = internal" as the internal one, while slower, is
more flexible in what it can parse.
2) If that doesn't help, then just set "Expand TNEF = no" to disable
TNEF expansion completely.

Julian Field
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