Re: IdMessage problem decoding mail file

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Subject: Re: IdMessage problem decoding mail file
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau \(Indy Team\) (
Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2006

"Pawel Rewak" <suppo…> wrote in message

> I have a problem with the IdMessage component not being
> able to decode a mail file saved from Outlook Express:

OE does not save message files in a format that TIdMessage can currently
handle.  The files must have been saved by TIdMessage itself.  There was a
very lengthy discussion on that very topic not too long ago in these
newsgroups.  Try browsing through the old messages that are still on the

> IdMessage has problems understanding the ; charset=UTF-8 after a boundary=
> definition:

No, it doesn't.  It does have other issues with loading messages from files,

> Is this a problem with MS Outlook


> is IdMessage broken?

Not broken exactly, but ust simply not designed yet to load non-Indy message
files correctly.



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IdMessage problem decoding mail file posted by Pawel Rewak on Mon, 16 Oct 2006