Winmail.dat

Why am I receiving winmail.dat attachments?

Users may receive this file as an attachment instead of the regularly attached file under these very specific circumstances:

The sender is using Outlook for Windows The sender has a contact record for the recipient enabled to use Rich Text or his default settings are set to use Rich Text The recipient is not using Outlook for Windows

Recipients of these files must use third-party software to decode the . . .

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Use an empty Exchange profile to open PST files in Outlook 2001

If you’ve tried the PST Import Tool for Entourage 2004, and found that it won’t import your Outlook for Windows PST files, Diane recently posted Amir Haque’s method for migrating Outlook 2003 and 2007 PST files to Entourage 2004. However, if you don’t have an Exchange Server then you can’t use Outlook 2001 at home. Or can you?

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