Question about the Deny Filenames section

Philip Parsons pparsons at
Tue Mar 8 20:39:33 UTC 2016

Thanks I have tried this rule set but it just blocks it all

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Subject: Re: Question about the Deny Filenames section

On 03/08/2016 09:07 AM, Philip Parsons wrote:
> Right now I have it set as  Deny Filenames = \.doc$ \.zip$ \.docx$
> I want to make it a rule set as it stats I can so I can accept those
> docs from a specific person but deny everyone else..
> Would it look like this?
> From:                    xxx
> FromOrTo:       default        \.doc$ \.zip$ \.docx$


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because MailScanner thinks the address that I replaced with 'xxx' above
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