[X Newbies] Mail Attachment Issue

cricket cricket at apple.com
Wed Jul 9 12:18:58 PDT 2003

That's correct. Stuffit Expander will not fix the problem of AOL not 
understanding MIME extensions. However, it does fix a problem where AOL 
has never done a good job of handling multiple attachments in the same 
message. If you send an outgoing message in AOL, you'll notice that if 
it has more than 1 attachment, AOL will automatically zip it into 1 

- cricket

On Wednesday, July 9, 2003, at 12:20 PM, Mike wrote:

>>> On the Mac, it's as simple as running it through Stuffit Expander 
>>> (free)
> Sometimes, even using Expander won't work. If the attachment includes 
> a folder with multiple attachments there are sometimes problems- and 
> they are unpredictable. You can also use a program called DECODE DA 
> CODE which seems to work with multiple MIME attachments.

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