Community Forum

Email shows bogus attachments

Xfinity Forum Archive
About the archive project

Xfinity Forum Archive...

This is an archived section of the community.

Content in this area has been identified as outdated or irrelevant.

This change was done in an effort to make the forum easier to use and to keep only the most helpful and recent content active.

Post your questions in the Xfinity Community

Regular Visitor

Email shows bogus attachments

I have been told of a problem when Comcast Xfinity accounts receive emails from AT&T (SBCglobal/Yahoo) that have been sent via MS Outlook2003.


When I send an email from my account via Outlook to a Comcast email account, if the recipient views my email directly from Xfinity’s website mail, my email shows three bogus attachments (I sent no attachments). However, if I send an email through some other email client or if I send it directly from SBC/Yahoo email, no attachments appears OR, if is send an email to any other email provider (not Comcast) even using Outlook, there are no attachments.


So, there appears to be a problem where non-existent attachments show up when an email is sent from SBC/AT&T using Outlook to Comcast where recipient views the email from Xfinity’s website mail.