You have a computer that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Serivce Pack 2 (SP2) or Exchange Server 2007 Serivce Pack 3 (SP3).
A user uses the Mac OC X 10.6 Snow Leopard mail client that is an Exchange Web Services application to send an email message.
The email message includes an inline attachment and resembles the following: Text line 1
Text line 2
Text line 3
Text line 4
This email message is processed by an Exchange Server 2007 SP2 server or a later version.
In this scenario, this email message that resembles the following when it is received:
Text line 1
Text line 2
<the_former_inline_attachment> , ATT00001..htm or ATT00001..txt (that contains "Text line 3 Text line 4")
You may notice that there are two dots in the "ATT00001..htm" file name and in the "ATT00001..txt" file name.
This problem occurs because the server adds a second dot to the "ATT00001.htm" file name or to the "ATT00001.txt" file name.
To resolve this problem, install the following update rollup:
2279665 Description of Update Rollup 1 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 3
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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