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Hello everyone,

I am new to blackberry and i want to send an image through mail which is around 432KB large.But i am unable to do it.Can anyone help

Here is my code:

class SendEmail extends Thread
boolean bCanSend = false;
Store msgStore;
Folder[] folderList;
Folder outFolder;
Message msg;
Transport emailTransport;
String _emailTo,_emailBody;
Multipart mp ;
String str="Heart.png";
byte[] imgData;
private Bitmap image;
SupportedAttachmentPart sap;

String messageData = "Mail Attachment Demo";

SendEmail(String emailTo,String emailBody)
Session s = Session.getDefaultInstance();
image = Bitmap.getBitmapResource("Heart.png");
imgData = getBytesFromBitmap(image);
System.out.println("trying to create session");
mp = new Multipart();

if(s == null)
String errMsg = "Unabled to send email message.\n";
bCanSend = false;

System.out.println(" created session");
bCanSend = true;
sap = new SupportedAttachmentPart(mp, "image/bmp","Heart.bmp",imgData);
TextBodyPart tbp = new TextBodyPart(mp,messageData);

//add the file to the multipart

_emailTo = emailTo;
_emailBody = emailBody;
System.out.println("Body part added");
emailTransport = Session.waitForDefaultSession().getTransport();
msgStore = Session.waitForDefaultSession().getStore();
folderList = msgStore.list(Folder.SENT);
outFolder = folderList[0];
msg = new Message(outFolder);
System.out.println(" session method end");

catch(NoSuchServiceException nse)


public byte[] getBytesFromBitmap(Bitmap bmp)
try {

System.out.println("converting bitmap");
int height=bmp.getHeight();
int width=bmp.getWidth();
int[] rgbdata = new int[width*height];
ByteArrayOutputStream bos = new ByteArrayOutputStream();
DataOutputStream dos = new DataOutputStream(bos);
Graphics g = new Graphics(bmp);
for (int i = 0; i < rgbdata.length ; i++) {
if (rgbdata[i] != -1)
return bos.toByteArray();
catch (Exception ex)
Dialog.alert("getBytesFromBitmap: " + ex.toString()); return null; }

public void run()
System.out.println("SendEmail :: running");
if(bCanSend == true)
Address [] addresses = new Address[1];
addresses[0] = new Address(_emailTo, _emailTo);
msg.addRecipients(Message.RecipientType.TO, addresses);
msg.setSubject("IBM Calendar Share!");
System.out.println("Email has been sent");
catch(Exception e)
System.out.println("Exception caught trying to send email: " +

I know that SupportedAttachmentPart cannot send or receive more than 64KB but i found no other way for attachment. need this for project.This is urgent.Please help

Thanks in advance
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