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Adds an attachment to the email based on a container field.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
WinSendMail 7.1 No Yes No No No

MBS( "WinSendMail.AddAttachmentContainer"; WinSendMailRef; Container { ; Name } )


Parameter Description Example value
WinSendMailRef The email reference number obtained using WinSendMai.CreateEmail function. $Email
Container The container to attach to email. Attachment::Container
Name Optional
The name for the attachment.
If empty, we use file name from container.


Returns OK or error.


Adds an attachment to the email based on a container field.
You can use AddAttachment several times to add several attachments.

For Outlook testing shows only one attachment works, while Thunderbird works with several attachments. Outlook also allows to pass no text and a html file as attachment to build a html email.


Adds an image as attachment:

MBS( "WinSendMail.AddAttachmentFile"; $mail; myTable::myImage; "birthday.jpg" )

See also

Example Databases

Webview.RemoveScriptMessageHandler   -   WinSendMail.AddAttachmentFile

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