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Dear sir,

i am trying to send mails withn attachment but i have receive below message . where as i have cheked attachment limit in exchange system manager its 16 MB for receiving and 15 MB . what could be the reason.

Thanks khalid      

      The recipient could not be processed because it would violate the security policy in force
            <12.bmtconline.com #5.7.0 smtp;550 5.7.0 Message Size Violation
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you mean the attachment is 15 megs and the limit size is 16 ?

it would be related to the MIME encoding, the mime encoding add 33% of overhead so a 15 megs file will be ~ 20 megs emails
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question was not proper
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by:StefanKittel
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Hello,

MIME encoding ist neccassary because your files are 8Bit and emails can only transport 7Bit. So the size increases.
Increase the limits.

Stefan
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Well I've answered the question :)
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