Sending emails with linked images. Howto

Posted on 2005-05-01
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
Hi Guys
I use outlook 2000
I am trying to create an email that contains a few links to images located on my website.
I would like these images to show when the receipient view the email
Can someone show how to achieve that?

Question by:dory550
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    Expert Comment

    Make sure you are composing your message in HTML mode.

    Copy and paste the pictures from your website into the body of the message.

    Not an elegant solution, but Outlook does not give you much in the way of choices here.  Other e-mail clients (even Outlook Express) offer better HTML support.
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    Accepted Solution

    Another way to handle this is to use 'Stationary' in Outlook.  This allows you to essentially import an HTML file for use as the template for your email message (and you provide the text as normal).  Just remember to use absolute paths for your images, ie.

    For an overview of how to use this method, see

    Author Comment

    Good answer humenuk
    You were right on the money

    Author Comment

    excuse the typo
    LVL 33

    Expert Comment

    Thanks, Dory, nice of you to say so.  And thanks for the A.

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