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Formativ Applet: Delete Attachments From Selected Messages
Remove attachments from received messages, minimizing the space required to store your GroupWise data.
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Updated: 20 Apr 2005
File Size: 317KB
License: Free
Download 1:  delete_attachments_from_selected_messages.exe
Publisher: Advansys: Formativ Business Solution Team
E-mail: serviceTAKETHISOUT@advansyscorp.com
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Updates - April 15 2005:

  • Deletion of the Mime.822 attachment is a new user option.
  • For HTML messages, the original TEXT.HTM file is added to the new message to retain base formatting.
  • Holding the SHIFT key while executing the solution will generate a log file.
Storing large numbers of email messages with attachments can place a strain on your GroupWise data storage requirements. This applet lets you remove attachments from recieved messages, minimizing the space required to store your GroupWise data. Simply select a message and click the Delete Attachments button that has been added to the mail toolbar.

There are some restrictions. You need to be using GroupWise 6 SP1 or greater. Youcannot remove attachments from messages in shared or query folders. The appletdoes not process the mime.822 attachment associated with some messages. If themime.822 file contains encoded attachments, these will not be removed.

*The installation file contains one or more Formativ applets, a brief help text file and any data required by the solution.

Note: To run the free applets available on this page, you will need to install one of the Formativ products below:

  • Runtime - For GroupWise users. Formativ Runtime is a low cost engine for running an unlimited number of Formativ solutions for GroupWise.

  • Developer - For GroupWise developers. Formativ Developer enables rapid GroupWise enhancement, customization and creation of enterprise solutions. Use Developer to run, customize and extend the free solutions available from Formativ Applet Central.

Visit the Formativ Applet Central site for more information.