opening attachments in outlook express

  bo19991 15:39 24 Apr 2003
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Hi i have just received an e-mail with an acrobat attachment which when i click on the paper clip and click on the attachment it will not open,i have the latest acrobat download and i am using windows me.

Thanks for any advice offered

Bo

  hugh-265156 15:43 24 Apr 2003

go to tools/options/security and untick the do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could be a virus.

  Andsome 15:44 24 Apr 2003

I have XP home. certainlt this applies to this operating system. Open outlook Express. Click TOOLS/OPTIONS/SECURITY. Then ensure that the box which says do not allow attachments which may contain a virus is NOT TICKED.

  Andsome 15:45 24 Apr 2003

You beat me to it by seconds

  Nellie2 15:45 24 Apr 2003

Try saving the file say to your desktop, then open acrobat reader and click file, open then go to your file that you have saved and see if it will open that way.

  bo19991 15:49 24 Apr 2003

Wow that was quick,fixed

Thanks all

Bo

  xell 15:55 24 Apr 2003

Also remember, there is a way to unblock the blocked level one files on Outlook as well.

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