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HTML e-mail messages that have a charset META tag that differs from the MIME charset tag are garbled when they are processed through disclaimer rules in Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1
Article ID: 969129 - View products that this article applies to.
Consider the following scenario in an Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1) environment:
Re-encoding occurs when you append the disclaimer. Exchange Server 2007 SP1 incorrectly encodes the META tag, and this results in the garbled message.
To resolve this problem, install Update Rollup 9 for Exchange 2007 Service Pack 1. For more information about Update Rollup 9 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1, see the following Exchange Help topic:
Description of Update Rollup 9 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1For more information about how to obtain the latest Exchange service pack or update rollup, see the following Exchange Help topic:
How to Obtain the Latest Service Pack or Update Rollup for Exchange 2007
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
After you apply this fix, you have to set the DisableDetectEncodingFromMetaTag value to true in the EdgeTransport.exe.config file.
Article ID: 969129 - Last Review: July 17, 2009 - Revision: 1.1