Problem cannot open word docs in outloook

  LindaWard 11:41 03 Jul 2014

Since having a new laptop with Windows 8.1 already installed, I've not been able to open word docs attached to emails without saving them and opening them in word after closing outlook. there must be a solution?

  onthelimit1 12:03 03 Jul 2014

Try this

  wee eddie 13:40 03 Jul 2014

Possible simple solution:

Drag and Drop the file from the email onto your desktop, then double click it. If it is a .doc or a .docx, it will open

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