[Users] Claws-mail on Windows New User Question

Frank Tarczynski ftarz at mindspring.com
Fri Dec 18 06:18:19 CET 2015

On Fri, 18 Dec 2015 05:44:37 +0100
Andrej Kacian <andrej at kacian.sk> wrote:

> On Thu, 17 Dec 2015 20:53:06 -0500
> Frank Tarczynski <ftarz at mindspring.com> wrote:
> > Please be gentle; I'm very new to Claw-mail.I apologize in advance
> > if this is covered somewhere, but I haven't been able to it an
> > answer to my question.
> > 
> > I installed Claws-mail 3.13.0 on a Win8.1 box last night and am
> > trying to get it to display messages with MIME graphical content.
> > I've looked through all the configuration settings, but don't see
> > anything to take casre of this on a Windows box.  I've turned-on
> > the display of remote content and this works OK, but just plain
> > MIME graphical content doesn't show-up.
> > 
> > Any pointers how to get this working under Windows?  
> Hello,
> what exactly do you mean by "MIME graphical content"? Claws Mail
> displays image MIME attachments (gif, jpg, png, ...) just fine out of
> the box.
> I suspect you mean HTML-formatted emails. For that, you will need to
> load the Fancy plugin (Configuration->Plugins menu in main window).
> Regards,

No I already have the Fancy plugin installed with enable remote content
and display images checked.  But when I open an email that displays
fine in something like Thunderbird I see this:

From: "CheapAir.com" <CheapAir at CheapAirMailer.com>
To: $$$$$$$@mindspring.com
Subject: Aruba 5 nights w/air $909
Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2015 16:23:59 -0800
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