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

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


Parameter Description Example value
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 Optional
The name for the attachment.
If empty, we use file name from file path.


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, 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; "c:\temp\test.jpg"; "birthday.jpg" )

See also

Example Databases

Created 28th February 2017, last changed 25th November 2017

WinSendMail.AddAttachmentContainer   -   WinSendMail.AddAttachmentText

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