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Posted on 2003-11-04
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I am having some problems opening *.jpg files with Outlook XP.

Yet - If I "save as" to the desktop they will open from there.

Any Ideas ?


Regards,

Andrew.
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Greetings, parkhadr!

Outlook 2002 includes a new security feature that blocks attachments that are considered unsafe. Follow these articles to change this

http://www.simtel.net/pub/pd/62314.html
or
http://www.slipstick.com/outlook/esecup/getexe.htm

Best wishes, war1
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can i post the error message that prompt when u tried to open directly from outlook
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parkhadr,
   We have not heard from you? Did any comment help you solve your problem? Do you have any more questions? If an Expert help you, please accept his/her answer with an excellent or good grade.

Thanks, war1
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