|Subject:||Re: I don't want to download attachments|
|Posted by:||Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (email@example.com)|
|Date:||Fri, 14 Nov 2003|
"ik" <jj.thesi…@quicknet.nl> wrote in message
> I'm new to Indy, and I can't find a solution to my problem: I
> want to download only the text from a message. So any
> attachments may remain on the email server.
Can't be done. To download any portion of a message body, you must download
the ENTIRE message body, attachments and all. That is not an Indy
limitation, the POP3 protocol works that way in general.
> Browsing through the source of Indy, it seems the whole message
> (any attachment included) is downloaded and decoded afterward.
Correct. Such is required by the POP3 protocol (amongst others that Indy
I don't want to download attachments posted by ik on Fri, 14 Nov 2003