PDF attachment received as a DAT file in outlook express, thunderbird and outlook 2000 when sent from Outlook 2007 using pop3

On sending mail with PDF attachment from Outlook 2007 using pop3 account, the mail is received as a DAT file to the recepients using outlook express, thunderbird and Oulook 2000.
staarshipAsked:
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staarshipConnect With a Mentor Author Commented:
I solved the problem using OLE outlook.application
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adnanj76Commented:
Basically, it happens when Outlook combines the attachment within the mail message as Rich Text. Any other client other than MS Outlook will see this as Winmail.dat. Some times I also face this problem when I check email on MDaemon World Client(web based).

Check the following link on MS KB,

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;830302
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