Solved: Outlook Express Attachments
Most companies will use Exchange and then this problem might not occur, which explains why it's relatively rare.It doesn't seem to be something you can solve yourself.Kees Flag Permalink This was If you are sure that the attachment is safe to download or open, use the following method: NOTE: Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be If I use Outlook instead of OE the attachment will always appear. Pleaes get your user(s) to try this out so I know if its a working solution. weblink
Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Thank you BaCKFiRe I have had the same problem sending Outlook emails with attachments to OE. Can't find your answer ? Free computer Tutorials home Stay atHome and Learn Adding an Attachment with Outlook Express To add a document as an attachment, do the following. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/outlook-express-attachments-are-lost-when-received-502018/
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Click the Security tab, click to clear the Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially be a virus check box under Virus Protection , and then And probably even if I did I couldn't tell you. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: solved by Kees_B Forum moderator / October 15, 2010 5:44 PM PDT In reply to: Culprit not Certain There were different opinions By default Outlook Express 6 SP1 blocks access to some of your e-mail attachments in Outlook Express 6.
However, we get attachments from just about everyone else. Here's what happened. See the link for explanation. now, i cannot get the senders to change anything on their system (like sending messages as html format from exchange), because they are difficult.
Had to rar the bloody thing! Which kind o defeats the purpose doesn't it? I sent my self an exe file and outlook didn't let me access it or even save it to disk. Please let me know how you make out. 'C' BaCkFiRe November 7, 2008 6:36:30 AM Yes it seems that sending mails in plain text solves the problem.
In the image we have moved the mouse pointer down to "Local Disk (C:)". http://ccm.net/faq/4274-outlook-express-unable-to-open-e-mail-attachments This info is for Windows XP and Outlook Express 6 SP1 Turn off the Option to Use the Unsafe File List To turn off the Do not allow attachments to be Some said using plain text would help. There's not even the paper clip indicating that there is some files.
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. have a peek at these guys bokbevok February 14, 2013 5:02:31 PM BaCkFiRe said:Any news ? We are not alone on this problem. Uncheck “Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially be a virus” Click OK As from now you will be able to open your attachments!
In other words, we'll be sending an email with an attachment that is 39 kilobytes. As soon as I changed to Plain Text, the mail went through with the attachment, which showed up on the XP OE. Tested the email and still nothing, then added AVG. http://blightysoftware.com/solved-outlook/solved-outlook-express-indicates-attachments-on-incoming-email-but-there-are-no-att.html One last weird thing : I found another user that have OE (exact same version than the other ones) and this user can see attachment files in mails send from Outlook
using Nortons with the email scanner. Our head office has Outlook 2007 (Exchange 2003 back-end) and they send out messages to our child company managers every month. 95% of the managers get the email and the attachment, So instead of sending all mail in plain text I've only changed the way Outlook 2007 sends mail to contacts that use Outlook Express.
Is it general with all workers, or limited to co-worker #1, or limited to receiving co-worker?Does the work place use an Exchange server, and if so, is co-worker #1 sending the
KochiMaru July 28, 2008 9:16:49 PM make sure the sender is sending the message with the attachment as plain text and not rich text format. c-admin-n November 6, 2008 6:07:41 PM Hey I'm glad people are reading this post. More about : outlook express attachments dazgdunn May 22, 2008 8:18:57 PM Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format Category Misc Files Common? All Rights Reserved.
As in the following screen shot: (Figure 1) 2) When you open an e-mail message, the Attach field is missing from the e-mail message, and the following message is It clearly points to Outlook (2007) as the culprit.http://forums.techguy.org/business-applications/559284-solved-outlook-express-missing-attachments.html shows an older case. Does the attachment get stripped?3] You, or another co-worker, sends any email + attachment to the co-worker who did not receive this 10.2MB attachment via pop mail. this content Previous Changing the CHKDSK countdown time Next Installing Application - How to change the default location?
smelsco, Jun 27, 2005 #1 EAFiedler Moderator Joined: Apr 25, 2000 Messages: 14,048 Hi smelsco Is AVG E-mail scanning enabled? a week's worth of searches on google and tech forums, and everyone suggests i should untick "block images". Forum Hi, how do I import outlook express email into live mail? Forum SolvedWhat program will accept Outlook Express Email?
Trouble Free Computing? Emails without attachments work fine. Thanks All mbaerson January 30, 2009 3:21:41 PM I actually have the sames problem but with some interesting differences. Today was actually the first time I've ever posted to a forum!!
when i forward this empty email to a user with outlook, the attachment is there. i have set up another test email in one person's computer. also, some users have OR message stores of around 14 gigs, so outlook will never handle that. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/375743 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. I also had the same problem when I forwarded mails with attachments, I checked the formatting and and changed from HTML to Plain Text, hit the send button and the attachment When this email is received the attachments are gone. English is not my mother tongue.
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