Sending Large Attachment with Entourage

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by Hicks., Jan 31, 2007.

  1. Hicks. macrumors regular


    Sep 27, 2006
    Hi guys,

    I'm trying to send a large movie file (32MB) vie email to somebody with Entourage. I use googlemail and have compressed the file using the standard built-in app.

    But it wont send because its too large. Any suggestions?
  2. mad jew Moderator emeritus

    mad jew

    Apr 3, 2004
    Adelaide, Australia
    I could be wrong (often am), but I think that might be a Google limitation rather than an Entourage one. I don't use GMail so I can't confirm this though. :eek:
  3. nadyne macrumors 6502a

    Jan 25, 2004
    Mountain View, CA USA
    This probably isn't a software issue, either on your end or your friend's end. Most mail servers don't allow you to send attachments that large, and most mail servers won't allow you to receive attachments that large. You'll need to either break up the file into smaller chunks (which would probably be hard, if it's one big file) or use another method to send it to your friend.


    Nadyne Mielke | user experience researcher
    Microsoft Corporation | Macintosh Business Unit
    go ahead, mac my day

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