Sending photos as attachments with hotmail

  cruiser2 19:16 21 Oct 2015

I have tried to send some photos using my hotmail email address. I have attached the photo to the short message. But when I press send, all I get is a message saying the photo is being downloaded and if I press send the photo will not be sent. This shows for several minutes and the message is not sent. No problem with ordinary emails with just words.

  wee eddie 21:25 21 Oct 2015

First thing to consider is: How many Megabytes is the picture.

Secondly : Hotmail uploads the picture tottheir Server before sending it. How long this takes depends on the size of the picture/s and your Upload Speed.

  iscanut 10:45 22 Oct 2015

You will be limited to 10Mb size of photo(s). Try reducing the size of the photo(s) and try again ? as wee eddie states, you also need to be patient if file size is large. If you do reduce the size, keep your original by copying it to a new folder and then use the copy to reduce the size. If you want help with reducing size, get back to us.

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