pdf file downloads.

  erbert 15:54 15 Feb 2008

When trying to open a pdf file attached to Email a 'drop down'tells me' Your current security settings do not allow this to be opned '
I have altered my security settings in Outlook Express but without success.

Can anyone help.

  crosstrainer 15:56 15 Feb 2008

The attachment and choose "save attachment"

Put it somewhere you can find it and try opening it from there.

  erbert 16:05 15 Feb 2008

I have done this but still get the same drop down.

  woodchip 16:26 15 Feb 2008

Check Firewall

  interzone55 17:27 15 Feb 2008

Remove the tick from the box saying "Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially be a virus"

click here

The option blocks access to pretty much all files except images, so it's a good idea to turn this off only if you have decent, up to date AV software

  interzone55 17:28 15 Feb 2008

I should add that you'll find this option in Tools / Options / Security

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