Outlook Error "The message being sent exceeds the message size established for this user"

Posted on 2007-10-03
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Last Modified: 2010-08-05
User on network is trying to send an email with a small excel spreadsheet attachment which is only 3kb.
When the send button is clicked the error message appears:

Microsoft Office Word
"The message being sent exceeds the message size established for this user"
Question by:harris9999
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by:Ashish Patel
ID: 20005365
In exchange server the message size for user must be much lower. Please set it to 10MB of something
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by:Ashish Patel
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What exchange server are you using?

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ID: 20005441
Exchange 2003
There wouldn't have been any specific changes made for this user compared to the others.
Where do I check if there was a limit for that user?
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