Send File by Email

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This function is available in OCAD Mapping Solution.This function is available in OCAD Orienteering.

hint On Windows 10/11 this function works only if Outlook is set as the standard email client.

Choose the Send File by Email command in the File menu to send an OCAD map, including the loaded DEM, Databases, Background Maps and Layout Objects, by E-Mail. The Send File by Email command appears.

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Enter the E-Mail address of the recipient in the To field and enter a subject. You can check all loaded DEM, Databases, Background Maps and Layout Objects you want to add to the E-Mail. The Uncompressed file size value shows the size of the attachment.

When you are finished, click the Open email in email client button to continue. OCAD opens the predefined E-Mail in the standard client (e.g. Outlook, Thunderbird, etc.).

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You can add text and send it.

- OCAD uses the Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI) to send the emails.
- OCAD does not send the used fonts.