RE: Users recieving win.dat attachments

  • From: "Andy David" <adavid@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "'[ExchangeList]'" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2004 19:44:58 -0400

winmail.dat = RTF
Have your users send in plain text format.


From: Chris Maciejewski [mailto:cmaciejewski@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Tuesday, August 31, 2004 7:39 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] Users recieving win.dat attachments

Hi all,
I have a problem.
Running Exchange 2003 (NO-SP1) on Windows 2003 Standard Server. All is
running good.
Our Users are using OWA over HTTPS/SSL.
When users send email with an attachment, some of the recipients recieve a
win.dat or winmail.dat attachment, and that's all.
The users experiencing this problem are using a web-based email client
(non-Microsoft) which also does not appear to support HTML within the
I am told that this is my problem. Im thinking 'no'.
Can anyone shed some light?
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