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1.1 Glossary

The following terms are defined in [MS-GLOS]:

8.3 name
ASCII
Augmented Backus-Naur Form (ABNF)
big-endian
code page
Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)
cyclic redundancy check (CRC)
distinguished name (DN)
domain
flags
GUID
language code identifier (LCID)
property set
remote procedure call (RPC)
resource
Unicode
universally unique identifier (UUID)

The following terms are defined in [MS-OXGLOS]:

address book
address list
address type
Attachment object
attachments table
base64 encoding
best body
binary large object (BLOB)
blind carbon copy (Bcc) recipient
body part
calendar
carbon copy (Cc) recipient
character set
contact
Contact object
display name
Embedded Message object
encapsulation
EntryID
header
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)
Internet Message Access Protocol - Version 4 (IMAP4)
Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG)
locale
Mail User Agent (MUA)
mailbox
message body
message class
Message object
Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI)
metafile
MIME body
MIME content-type
MIME entity
MIME message
MIME part
Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME)
named property
non-delivery report
Object Linking and Embedding (OLE)
one-off EntryID
Out of Office (OOF)
Personal Information Manager (PIM)
plain text
Post Office Protocol - Version 3 (POP3)
property type
pure MIME message
recipient
recipient table
reminder
remote operation (ROP)
Rich Text Format (RTF)
S/MIME (Secure/Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions)
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
spam
stream
To recipient
top-level message
Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format (TNEF)
Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format (TNEF) message
Unified Messaging
Uniform Resource Identifier (URI)
Uniform Resource Locator (URL)
UTF-16LE
vCard

The following terms are specific to this document:

contact attachment: An attached message item that has a message type of "IPM.Contact" and adheres to the definition of a Contact object.

delivery status notification (DSN): A message that reports the result of an attempt to deliver a message to one or more recipients, as described in [RFC3464].

Internet Mail Connector Encapsulated Address (IMCEA): A means of encapsulating an email address that is not compliant with [RFC2821] within an email address that is compliant with [RFC2821].

MIME analysis: A process that converts data from an Internet wire protocol to a format that is suitable for storage by a server or a client.

MIME generation: A process that converts data held by a server or client to a format that is suitable for Internet wire protocols.

MIME reader: An agent that performs MIME analysis. It can be a client or a server.

MIME writer: An agent that performs MIME generation. It can be a client or a server.

one-off address: An email address that is encoded as a mail-type/address pair. Valid mail-types include values such as SMTP, X400, X500, and MSMAIL.

primary SMTP proxy address: The Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) email address that is used to designate a message server user in all SMTP traffic. Proxy addresses are stored in a user’s address book entry, in the PidTagAddressBookProxyAddresses multivalued string property. The primary SMTP proxy address can be identified by its address type field, which is set to "SMTP" (uppercase).  Non-primary SMTP proxy addresses have the address type field set to "smtp" ( lowercase).

PS_INTERNET_HEADERS: An extensible namespace that can store custom property headers.

MAY, SHOULD, MUST, SHOULD NOT, MUST NOT: These terms (in all caps) are used as described in [RFC2119]. All statements of optional behavior use either MAY, SHOULD, or SHOULD NOT.

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