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Multipart Email

frank braunstein
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Joined: Dec 17, 2009
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Can someone give me a brief explanation of the term "Multipart-Email"? I know what an Email is, but what on earth is a multipart Email ?
Paul Clapham
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Wikipedia to the rescue: MIME

And there's a lot more useful information there for the person who wants to get up to speed on how e-mail works.
 
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