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Unable to Open Attachments in Outlook 2000 o Win98 machine.

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Running Outlook 2000.  Windows 98 - No Exchange server.  Several weeks ago the program began intermittent displays of attachments.  Usually get a message sateing the file cannot be opened since it cannot find the file.  Othertimes it opens it in c:\windows\temp folder.  

Any suggestions?  I have looked everywhere for the solution on MS but it appears this needle is lost in their haystack.
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war1 earned 250 total points
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Greetings, ukbusiness!

If you did a recent Outlook update, the update may have blocked attachment. Here is how to fix

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

Best wishes, war1
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try deleting all .tmp files on your system.
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ukbusiness,
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Thanks, war1
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