How do I Delete attachments from Outlook Express?

  TreeBear 11:26 07 May 2003

Can anyone advise how I delete an attachment from outlook express but keep the text message itself?


  harristweed 11:51 07 May 2003

I don't think you can delete attachments. However you can save the email text without the attachment, then delete the original including the attachment.

  Wak 16:28 07 May 2003

I have a little program called OE Quicktools which will delete the attachment from E-mails and also remove the >>>>> signs from forwarded messages in Outlook Express.
It was on a magazine disc some months ago and originally supplied by click here.
I don't know if they still supply it but you can always try them.
If you don't get fixed up, e-mail me and I'll try and sort something out for you.

  TreeBear 17:23 07 May 2003

It took a bit of finding but I tracked it down at this website : click here

all the text is in italian but scroll down and you will find it - Freeware. It says it works with OE5 but I've tested OK under OE6 (removing the attachment anyway).

  Wak 18:48 07 May 2003

Glad you found it OK.
If you want a 21KB HELP file in English just let me know.

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