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2636611 - Cannot open a .msg file the second time


  • Microsoft Outlook is open and a .msg file is downloaded to the system.
  • On the second time when you try to download the same .msg file, the system displays error saying "File <folder name>\xxxx.msg" cannot be created.
  • Message no 26172 is displayed. 
  • In SLG1 transaction, the display log shows "An error occured when calling module SCMS_DOC_READ_FILES. "Error when downloading file: <folder name>\xxxx.msg
  • The error message occurs only when Outlook is open and only during the second time when trying to create the file.



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