Photos in OE6

  Daiol 22:29 16 May 2010

I used to have the option to shrink my photos when sending via outlook express 6.Now when i choose an image and select the email option i dont get the box appearing offering me the choice of shrinking the image or leaving same size,
How do i get that method back into operation please,using windows xp pro.

  six-h 22:39 16 May 2010

I don't use OE, but as I recall, if you right click the photo files you wish to email in either XP or Vista, the context menu will give you the option to re-size the files after you have selected the "send to - mail recipient" option.

  six-h 22:43 16 May 2010

Another handy little tool is "PhotoGadget", it's free and gives plenty of options:- click here

  Daiol 17:47 17 May 2010

For the info,Just came accross this from a very good friend,Thought it might help others.
Go start>run and type in
regsvr32 shimgvw.dll click ok, then click ok again.

  Sea Urchin 18:12 17 May 2010

I'm using XP Pro and have just discovered that I had also lost the photo resizing option. Must have been a recent Windows Update which messed it up. Thanks Daiol for the remedy.

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