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Valerie Sutton |
Date: Tue Oct 26, 1999 1:01 pm
Subject: Re: Receiving attachments.....
> Yes, Lourdes, you sent your message in UUencoded format. I was
>able to decode it with another program, but I guess Netscape doesn't like
>it. If you can switch your Outlook to send MIME (or base64) encoding
>instead, it should show up in the archive.
> Angus B. Grieve-Smith
Thank you, Angus, for all your help on the issues surrounding attachments!
The UUencoded format is very good information. I had heard the name before
but I know nothing about it.
When you mentioned that Netscape didn't like it, I just opened the Archives
with Internet Explorer on my Mac. I have both Netscape and Internet
Explorer because I have to test my web site to make sure it looks OK on
Anyway, when I opened Lourdes' old messages with the UUencoded formatted
.GIF and .JPEG in the Archive, both of them still showed up as garbage on
Internet Explorer...but of course I am on a Mac and I didn't test it on a
Windows machine yet.
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