Re: embedded image works but is confusing Outlook

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Subject: Re: embedded image works but is confusing Outlook
Posted by:  Ian (i…@gtl.biz)
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008

A second issue, is that when I send a mail to my email address that my ISP
supplied me with (eg outside my company) the image doesn't appear. I have
set up a rule so that mail sent to my outside address gets forwarded back to
my works one. Instead of the image I get the red cross place holder.

"Ian" <i…@gtl.biz> wrote in message news:0CA35A016466E340i…@gtl.biz...
> Delphi 7 and latest Indy 10 snapshot.
>
> I've setup a simple test program to send an email with an embedded image.
> I've used the code snippet from your blog for the "related" attachments.
> This all seems to work fine apart from one small oddity.
>
> In outlook when the mail arrives it has a paper clip symbol next to the
> envelope icon. This normally indicates that the mail has an attached file.
> When I open the mail I see the image in the body of the email and no
> attachment (as expected). Any idea why Outlook thinks the mail has an
> attached file ?
>
> Ian

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embedded image works but is confusing Outlook posted by Ian on Fri, 10 Oct 2008