A guide to
the Pegasus Mail Program Directory

If you happen to look in the Pegasus Mail program directory there are a large number of files relating to Pegasus Mail, incorporating quite a range of suffices. When you started using Pegasus Mail with or after version 4.30 the program related files are placed in a subdirectory called programs.

Besides those files you will find some sub directories:

In normal operation there is hardly any need to work with those files, but some of them can make e-mail live a bit easier.

This document is last updated 16-Mar-2014.

mation to determine of what type an attachment is.
General purpose of the directory:

This directory is created on installation time. The files placed in it are all needed to have the program and all supporting parts working as advertised.

Note: Not all files have to be installed on all systems, and not all files are discussed on this page.

 
Filename in the Program directory
(Files are listed alphabetically)
Brief description
Files always placed on installation time:
autorplc.pmThis file contains a basic set of autoreplacements (Tools - Options - Automatic Formatting)
bcard32.fffData file for the Business Card Extension (Tools Extensions Business Cards)
bcardc32.dllProgram file for the Business Card Extension (Tools Extensions Business Cards)
bcardc32.hlpHelp file for the Business Card Extension (Tools Extensions Business Cards)
bcardr32.dllCard reader program file for the Business Card Extension (Tools Extensions Business Cards)
beardef.css
beargrfn.png
beargrfu.png
bearhlp-en.htm
bearhlp-de.htm
bearhtml.dbg [debug file]
bearhtml.dll
bearhtml.htm
bearhtml.ini
bearhtml_readme.txt
bearlang.en
bearlang.de
bearlang.fr
bearlang.it
bearrmt.png
beartidy.cfg
bearwarn.txt
Those files contain the Bearhtml html renderer used by Pegasus Mail starting from version 4.30 public beta 1 (July 2005)
cl32.dllPart of the program that is used for ssl encryption
default.bmpThe bitmap used to display instead of lazy html
desetup.exeUninstall program
desetup2.exeUninstall program
dict.rloInformation not yet available (4.70)
filetype.pmInformation not yet available
finger32.dllProgram file for the finger extension (Tools - Extensions - Finger)
finger32.fffData file for the finger extension (Tools - Extensions - Finger)
freeimage.dllProgram to help display graphics
freeimage-license.txtCopyright and license file
hangup32.txtInformation file for the automatic hangup feature (Tools - Internet Options - Dialling)
hangup32.dllProgram file for the automatic hangup feature (Tools - Internet Options - Dialling)
hangup32Toggle file for the automatic hangup feature on/off (Tools - Internet Options - Dialling)
hts32.dllSupporting file for Ter32.dll
iconv.dllThis file makes it possible to convert between charsets
IErendererInformation not yet available
IErenderer.fffInformation not yet available
libeay32.dllInformation not yet available (4.70)
libhunspell.dllInformation not yet available (4.70)
libiconv.txtLicence file for iconv.dll
libtidy.dllSupporting file for the Bearhtml renderer
limits.exeInformation not yet available
limits.exe.manifestInformation not yet available
manual.pdf (after version 4.50pb1)Pegasus Mail for Windows free manual
mapipm.dllInformation not yet available
mbxmaint.exeUtility for mailbox maintenance (commandline version)
mbxmaint_ui.exeUtility for mailbox maintenance
mbxmaint_ui.exe.manifestSupporting file for mailbox maintenance
mime-map.pmCharacter set maps
mlmrge32.dllProgram file for the Mailmerge extension (Tools - Extensions - Mail Merge)
mlmrge32.hlpHelp file for the Mailmerge extension (Tools - Extensions - Mail Merge)
mlmrge32.fffData file for the Mailmerge extension (Tools - Extensions - Mail Merge)
mltpop32.dllProgram file for the Multipop extension (Tools - Extensions - Multipop)
mltpop32.hlpHelp file for the Multipop extension (Tools - Extensions - Multipop)
mltpop32.fffData file for the Multipop extension (Tools - Extensions - Multipop)
newmail.exeProgram to notify for new mail over a network
nsldap32v11.dllIntegration file for making WinPMail the default mailer for Netscape
order.bmpPart of the Donate extension
order.frmPart of the Donate extension
order32.dllPart of the Donate extension
order32.hlpPart of the Donate extension
order32.fffPart of the Donate extension
pconfig.exeDOS program to modify the basic configuration for Pegasus Mail.
pconfig.rscSupporting file for pconfig.exe
ph.hlpHelp file for the PH extension (Tools - Extensions - PH)
ph32.dllProgram file for the PH extension (Tools - Extensions - PH)
ph32.fffData file for the PH extension (Tools - Extensions - PH)
pmail.cfg (created after the first program run)Configuration file for Pegasus Mail; use pconfig.exe to modify this file
pmdct3us.pmdDictionary for Spell check
pmdict3.pmdDictionary for Spell check (own additions)
pmdict3.pmhFile needed for Spell check
pmgrant.exeTech-Support can ask you to use this program
pmsort.exeTech-Support can ask you to use this program
ppass32.dllProgram file for the poppass extension (Tools - Extensions - Poppass)
ppass32.fffData file for the poppass extension (Tools - Extensions - Poppass)
pr2dis.txtData file for preview disable option (Tools - Folders - Preview) - (starting in 4.20)
predis.txtData file for preview disable option (Tools - Folders - Preview) - (starting in 4.20)
readme.txtInformation for Windows 32 bit systems installation
renderer.pmInformation not yet available
setreg.exePorgram needed to make WinPMail the default mailer for IE
sqlite3.dllProgram file for Spamhalter
sqlite3.exeProgram file for Spamhalter
ssleay32.dllInformation not yet available
ssp32.dllProgram used for SSL
tcpip.dllInformation not yet available (4.70)
ter32.dllEditor, used in WinPMail
tidy.exeSupport file for bearhtml renderer
tphone.bmpBitmap file for the telephone extension (Tools - Extensions - Telephone)
tphone32.dllProgram file for the telephone extension (Tools - Extensions - Telephone)
tphone32.fffData file for the telephone extension (Tools - Extensions - Telephone)
unins000.datInformation not yet available (4.70)
unins000.exeInformation not yet available (4.70)
urlproxy.exeProgram used to set manualy what browser to use (Tools - Options - Hyperlinks)
viewer.pmData file to determine what external applications to be used for viewing attachments.
welcome.dmiDMI files are new mail messages that are placed in the new mail folder when creating a new user
winpm-32.exeThe main executable to be started to run the program
winpm-32.datSupporting file for winpm-32.exe
winpm-32.hlpThe Help file
winpm-32.exe.manifestThis file generates the XP-Look for Pegasus Mail for windows
winpm-32.phcThe Help file - Running on Vista, the hlp file will no longer work
wi_sph.dllProgram file for Spamhalter
wldap32.dllProgram file for the LDAP extension (Tools - Extensions - LDAP)
wldap32.hlpHelp file for the LDAP extension (Tools - Extensions - LDAP)
wldap32.fffData file for the LDAP extension (Tools - Extensions - LDAP)
wpmmapi.exeprogram to install simple mapi on your computer
WPMSETUP.LOGUninstall program information
wsendto.exeProgram to use WinPMail in the right mouse and on mailto links
wssetup.exeProgram to setup Pegasus Mail for Windows on remote stations.
wssetup.exe.manifestInformation not yet availabld
wssetup.datSupporting file for wssetup.exe
wssetup.hlpHelp file for Wssetup.exe
Files placed when using Novell (NDS):
Nconfig.exeProgram to configure the Novell NDS for use with WinPMail
Nconfig.hlpHelp file to configure the Novell NDS for use with WinPMail
w32nw3.dllIntegration file for Novell (non NDS)
w32nw4.dllIntegration file for Novell (NDS)
Files created at first run time:
pegasus.iniOptional file containing commandline settings
PMAIL.CFGConfiguration file where the basic directory path information is stored, can be modified using pconfig.exe
pmail.usrThis file is placed in the root of the users mailbox directories (C:\pmail\mail by default) and contains valuable information about the users on the system.



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