FYI: BUG: Attachments.Add fails for POP3/IMAP only accounts when the attachment type is Outlook.olEmbeddedItem

Problem: Attachments.Add fails only for POP3/IMAP accounts when the attachment type is Outlook.olEmbeddedItem Cause: This is a known issue with Microsoft Product (Outlook 2010) and we have an internal fix available. The fix is expected to go public with the release of next Service Pack for the product. Repro Code: 1. Setup a POP3 only…

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HOTFIX: .NET 4.0 (System.Net.Mail) Unable to send emails with large attachments (more than 3MB)

  We have an official release for the issue and if you are facing this problem then I would recommend you contacting PSS and refer to this blog http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vikas/archive/2010/04/05/bug-net-4-0-system-net-mail-unable-to-send-emails-with-large-attachments-more-than-3mb.aspx I am expected it to be released in a public KB in some time but for the time being you can request for the hotfix by…

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BUG: Outlook: Word: A signature to death!

I have been working lately with this customer who was trying to create new signature files under %APPDATA%\Microsoft\Signatures folder which will be used by Outlook 2007 (SP2) but what we discovered is that whenever they try to use it, it used to crash Outlook. This was the content of the HTML Signature file that we…

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Hey!!! Do not forget to “Include” me… Ok?

I am not talking about some Friday night dinner or the latest buff around the corner. I am talking about the “Include” tab on Outlook 2007’s Ribbon UI. Recently I got this case where customer developed a custom email form but he was not able to use the “Include” tab to add attachments to the…

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BUG: HasAttachments property is false on meeting occurrence with attachment

I thought it was just the last month full of bugs and fixes. This month also started with a Exchange Web Services bug.. or better Exchange Bug as Exchange Web Service is just a victim 🙁 If you add an attachment to a single occurrence of a recurring CalendarItem, and then call GetItem with AllProperties…

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BUG: Unable to load WinHTTP.dll into Outlook 2007 VBA References

Are you having hard time in adding WinHTTP.dll into Outlook 2007 VBA references on your Vista machine, so let me tell you that we are aware of it. The problem is shown below.. Look at the location part, which is for sure invalid path. The root cause is the installation of this DLL into the…

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BUG: 'ErrorNoPublicFolderServerAvailable' is not a valid value for ResponseCodeType

Another fine day and some great timings. I was discussing this bug with product group hoping that it is not faced by anyone outside Microsoft and then the phone rings…. I am getting the following error while trying to do a FindFolder call on to Public Folders Exception Type – System.InvalidOperationException Exception Message – Instance…

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