Email a Word document as an attachment through outlook but still within word

Ok, bit of a strange one this one. I have been told that I need to send Word documents via email. So I naturally went for the easy option of clicking the 'Email' icon inside word and using outlook to send the email. This worked fine.

However, now what is wanted is for the word document to emailed as an attachement. Now I hear you say, why not just attach them using outlook and send as attachement. They can not do that. Problem is, this is a NHS (medical) organisation and the physical location of the word document is rather hard to find as it is stored in the server in a very complicated way. It could be done, but these end users will not take the time to try and find the physical location of these documents.

So can you send a word document as an attachment, while still in word, using outlook. If so how would one go about doing it
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jmaggio322Commented:
click file, send, and select email
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MedianocheCommented:
Word 2k3 has this functionality.

File -> Send To ... -> Mail Recipient ( as Attachment )
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jmaggio322Commented:
you can then right click on it and select add to quick access toolbar so its just one click to do what you are asking
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jmaggio322Commented:
my post tells you how to do it in 2007
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MrDavidThornCommented:
you can click file, Send to and the mail recipient (as attachement), if the icon is not there you will need to add it to your toolbar
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