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is ''grayed out''.4. Windows XP Pro, Adobe Reader 8.1.1, Outlook 6, IE 7 Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 2. Previous Changing the CHKDSK countdown time Next Installing Application - How to change the default location? But, as others have said, if you save that attachment to your desktop then there is no problem opening it with AR8.

Outlook and then has a subfolder which is named with with 8 random numbers and letters.In addition, by default, you cannot simply browse to the folder to clean it out. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. I don't open all attachments. Answers others found helpful Help with common BT Yahoo Mail problems BT Desktop Help Changing BT Mail settings Help with your BT Mail service What's the maximum file size I can

The problem is consistent - it always happens the same way. Please try the request again. Control Panel>Folder Options>File types tab>select the file type>Advanced button. Thread Tools Search this Thread 04-01-2008, 06:20 AM #1 guildofevil Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2008 Posts: 1 OS: Win XP Pro Hi All, I have a Windows XP

I’ve created two free tools which can do the trick as well.OutlookTools offers besides locating, opening and cleaning up the SecureTempFolder also quite a lot of additional features to troubleshoot and When you receive an email attachment in Outlook Express, you may be prevented from opening or downloading the file attachment. Discussions cover types of Web browsers (ranging from Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, to Windows Internet Explorer), plug-ins, Latest e-mail providers ranging from G-mail to Yahoo mail, VoIP software, chat clients, fixing security http://support.hubris.net/knowledge_base/031.php Your point about using extreme care is well taken.Thanks again for sharing your expertise and experience.Granddad44 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Glad you got it sorted Granddad.

This is too time consuming and I shouldn't have to do this. Sorry, we can't respond to feedback left here. So if we go, as one "expert user" said, to microsoft what are they going to say? "you are trying to open a pdf (non-MS file) with Adobe reader 8 (non-MS If you need a response, please Contact us.

Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 8. Please try again now or at a later time. Re: Reading 'pdf' attachments to Outlook Express Email (clifford_albert) Feb 2, 2008 11:33 PM (in response to (Darleen_Peterman)) I have adobe 8.1. Restart Outlook Express.

Outlook Express will not open but will save attachments This is a discussion on Outlook Express will not open but will save attachments within the Windows XP Support forums, part of http://osuweb.net/outlook-express/need-help-in-outlook-express.php Before posting my request for help I had looked at that page numerous times, but then kept going back to the privacy and email sections and looking for answers there. Select "pdf" 4. Click on the PDF entry to highlight it and then click the change button below.

Not really no. is not ''grayed out''. I get an Error Message "This message does not have a program associated with it" However, I can save the message to my computer 'My Documents' and it then opens fine navigate here can't open pdf documents...It asks me to choose the text encoding and no matter which one i pick it is unreadable.

Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? same problem here - outlook express and adobe reader 8 when trying to open a pdf from within outlook express you get the error that there is not an associated file Your cache administrator is webmaster.

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This file cannot be found". Since this is functional it is a current work-around. Choose "Adobe Acrobat" DMT Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 20. Start Outlook Express.

You will have a similar option to right click and select ''Scan with Nortons''.Why? If you are running XP and have a copy of Adobe Acrobat, try the following: 1. Yes No Thanks for helping us to improve our site. http://osuweb.net/outlook-express/outlook-express.php Outlook Express 6 contains a virus protection function which, when enabled, willstop you openingattachments or saving them to disk.

You can now search for another answer below or visit the BT forum. Re: Reading 'pdf' attachments to Outlook Express Email (Michele_Buck) Dec 6, 2007 2:41 PM (in response to (Darleen_Peterman)) I have downloaded Adobe 8.1 from two different browsers. The steps are as follows: Step 1: Select a category Step 2: Select a subcategory Step 3: Select an answer you would like to hear about Step 4: Answer preview 1. Adbe are apparently working on a fix.

Somewhere along the way I had done something that changed the Smart Defense status for OE from "Auto" to "Custom". Adobe Reader is associated with 'pdf' files in Control Panel - Folder Options. Go to control panel 2. In the meantime, look at www.foxitsoftware.com Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 22.

Anyone knows how to solve this? These are my observations:1. Adobe Reader is associated with 'pdf' files in Control Panel - Folder Options. Like Show 0 Likes(0) Actions 7.

Since in both our cases Acrobat Reader already opens correctly when we double-click a pdf file in Windows Explorer, fred21 smith's suggestion CANNOT be a valid answer. Search Help Search help Feel free to tell us how to improve this answer. No, create an account now. Don't take it away!

This is an intermittent problem especially when Qantas are sending me an E-ticket via email. Yes, but I can do without it. Any e-mail attachment with a file type that is reported as "unsafe" is not downloaded, and access to the attachment is removed.Information About the Unsafe File List in Internet Explorer 6 How to use the navigation The help section uses a finder that has been divided into categories and sub-categories to help navigate through to the relevant answer.

Sorry it didn't solve your problem. Email attachments are the biggest single source of viruses on the internet and I scan each attachment I choose to read before opening it. Re: Reading 'pdf' attachments to Outlook Express Email (expert_user) Jan 31, 2008 9:15 PM (in response to (Darleen_Peterman)) > I have exactly the same problem as Darlene; in Outlook Express 6,