Mailing List Message #101930
From: Brian Gibson <>
Subject: Re: office 2010 attachments download as zip files in Webmail in IE8
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2011 10:25:12 -0400
To: CommuniGate Pro Discussions <>
Hi Quinton,

When I look at the "about Microsoft Office" for my install of Office 2007 it shows as 12.0.6545.5000 so my guess is that is what the .12 is referring to.

On 4/26/2011 9:32 AM, wrote:
Is '.12' an office version number?

"CommuniGate Pro Discussions" <> wrote on 26/04/2011 14:18:02:

> From: Brian Gibson <>

> To: "CommuniGate Pro Discussions" <>
> Date: 26/04/2011 14:18
> Subject: office 2010 attachments download as zip files in Webmail in IE8
> Sent by: "CommuniGate Pro Discussions" <>
> Hi everyone,
> A while back when Office 2007 came out we noticed that when people
> received these documents as attachments in Webmail using Internet
> Explorer 8 they would try and download as zip files. We added the
> following mime type entries into "Settings" -> "Services" -> "HTTPU" ->
> "Mime Types" and that did the trick
> ".manifest", "application/manifest"
> ".xaml", "application/xaml+xml",
> ".application",  "application/x-ms-application",
> ".deploy", "application/octet-stream"
> ".xbap", "application/x-ms-xbap"
> ".docm","application/"
> ".docx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-
> officedocument.wordprocessingml.document"
> ".dotm","application/"
> ".dotx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-
> officedocument.wordprocessingml.template"
> ".potm","application/"
> ".potx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-
> officedocument.presentationml.template"
> ".ppam","application/"
> ".ppsm","application/"
> ".ppsx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-
> officedocument.presentationml.slideshow"
> ".pptm","application/"
> ".pptx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-
> officedocument.presentationml.presentation"
> ".xlam","application/"
> ".xlsb","application/"
> ".xlsm","application/"
> ".xlsx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet"
> ".xltm","application/"
> ".xltx","application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.template"
> Now this is happening again with Office 2010 attachments and Internet
> Explorer 8 (doesn't happen with firefox). Any ideas on how to fix it?
> Thanks
> Brian Gibson
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