How do I attach a file to an e-mail message?

In Zimbra Webmail:

  1. Click on New Message on the left-hand side of the screen
  2. Type the e-mail address you want to send to on the To: line
  3. Click on Attach on the left-hand side. 
  4. This will bring up a window where you can browse your folders and select the file(s) you want to attach. When you done selecting the file, click on the Open button. (Alternatively, you can drag and drop file(s) to the Attach section)
  5.  You will see the attached file in the Attachments section of the e-mail.

How do I decode a base 64 encoded 'attachment' that is embedded in a mail message?

If you receive an e-mail with an attachment embedded within:

.. 1) save the e-mail as a plain text file

2) edit the e-mail and remove any headers

Delete everything before and including the lines that look like:

Content-Disposition: attachment; filename='13234.pdf' ^M

Delete everything including and after the lines that look like:

------------- End Forwarded Message -------------^M

3) At a terminal line, type:

mimencode -u name_of_text_file -o new_file

How do I open up an e-mail attachment with a .max extension?

If you receive an e-mail with an attachment containing the extension max, here is how you can open the file.

1) If you are on a Unix/Linux machine:
Click on the Windows icon on the bottom of your screen.

If you are on a Windows machine:
Go to Step 3. If you do not see Paperport Viewer, you may need to have
it installed for you.
2) Login, using the password you were assigned when you first arrived.

3) Click on Start->Programs->Paperport->Paperport Viewer. This will open the viewer.