OE6 attachment photo file

  maddos 20:45 05 Oct 2006

when I send a photo as an attachment file,it also shows in the main part of the message. I,m
flummoxed. Any help appreciated.

  Jak_1 20:50 05 Oct 2006

View > Layout untick preview pane.

  maddos 21:02 05 Oct 2006

thanks,preview pane is not ticked.

  VoG II 21:03 05 Oct 2006

Please describe how you are adding the photo as an attachment.

  maddos 21:11 05 Oct 2006

Sorry I should have said" preview pane was not ticked" so that was not the problem. Also it only seems to happen when the attachment file is a picture. Thanks

  maddos 21:46 05 Oct 2006

select "insert">file attachment(its the only option highlighted) then select photo, and attach.
This problem seems to only happen when attaching a photo.
Many thanks

  VoG II 21:54 05 Oct 2006

Try clicking the attachment button (paperclip) instead. Insert does what it says on the tin - it inserts a photo.

  maddos 11:31 06 Oct 2006

Thanks VoG™, tried that-NO JOY. It's very puzzling, when I attach a doc or pdf file, I get no problem.

  britto 14:47 06 Oct 2006

tried different ways to overcome this a while ago and the only worked by putting the pics in a folder compress it and send that zipped folder as an attachment.

  maddos 20:15 06 Oct 2006

britto. Zipping the file,and sending it as an attachment did work. thank you. However I am not very happy having to do that every time. I am sure ther must be a simpler and easier way to fix the problem. I feel I am just too thick to fathom it out. Any body out there got any ideas.
As they say "All donations gratefully accepted"

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