troubleshooting Question

the file format and extension don't match if excel attachment

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I'm sending an excel file as an attachment. the file is generated from an HTML table and when I open it, I receive a warning message stating: "the file format and extension don't match....."

here's my code:

string html = "<table><tr><td>Test</td></tr></table>";

System.Net.Mime.ContentType ct = new System.Net.Mime.ContentType("application/vnd.ms-excel");
Attachment a = Attachment.CreateAttachmentFromString(html.ToString(), ct);
a.ContentDisposition.FileName = "Test.xls";
message.Attachments.Add(a);
client.Send(message);

Am I missing something in this snippet?

Thanks in advance for the help,

thanks inadvance for the help .
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