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Adds an attachment to the email based on a file path.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
WinSendMail 7.1 ❌ No ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
MBS( "WinSendMail.AddAttachmentFile"; WinSendMailRef; Path { ; Name } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
WinSendMailRef The email reference number obtained using WinSendMai.CreateEmail function. $Email
Path The native file path to the file to include as attachment. "c:\sample.pdf"
Name The name for the attachment.
If empty, we use file name from file path.
"sample.pdf" Optional


Returns OK or error.


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

For Outlook testing shows only one attachment works in older version, while Thunderbird works with several attachments. This may be fixed for Outlook 365.
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; "c:\temp\test.jpg"; "birthday.jpg" )

See also

Example Databases

This function checks for a license.

Created 28th February 2017, last changed 4th August 2021

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