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When you send a message to a Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) address, and the message has an Outlook item, such as a Contact or another message, that is attached in UUEncode attachment format, the attachment may appear as text within the body of the message rather than as an attachment.
To work around this behavior, specify a different attachment encoding type for a single message or for all plain text messages.
To specify the attachment format for a single message:
To change the attachment format for all plain text messages:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
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