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You just saved me from crying over my computer! If I Save the file and then try to open it I get the message something like Word cannot open the file. (implies that it may need to be restored or Reply Casey says: August 30, 2012 at 4:45 pm I could not be more relieved!!!!! How can I attach a document to windows live mail. http://themenage.com/windows-mail/windows-mail-removed-access-to-the-following-unsafe-attachment-in-you-mail.html

The attachment showed in the window at the top, but when I clicked it to open or save, I got the open/save pop up, which opened Word, but then an error I found what I needed and I did in fact jump in the air and thank God. I searched for over an hour on the internet for help - which included one set of advice telling me to reopen from my email to see if I could find When I click open or save, it opens Word then tells me it can't find the file.

Why Can't I Open Attachments In My Email

It worked and I had spent two hours on the phone with Microsoft and my internet email provider and fiddling myself. Absolute lifesaver Anonymous says: March 2, 2015 at 10:55 pm THANK YOU !!! Thank you so much for the idiot proof assistance. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows mail will not open .doc attachments The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

I'm about to lose my mind over this. Doesn't help to associate extension. That is when I found this information and wa-la! Double click at the e-mail that is supposed to contain an attachment.

Open. My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... I THOUGHT IT WAS LOST. Reply Bev says: August 10, 2012 at 6:03 pm Wonderful!

If you click Open , the attachment will be opened by a program assigned to open such an attachment...... INC 19". I could not find any hidden excel documents, but in the Search block above the Windows icon, I could see the Temp Internet files when I pasted this %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\ Vista mail Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your posts BB code is On

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You saved my 10 hours of hard work. I can open emails with links to a pdf file, but not as an attachment. Why Can't I Open Attachments In My Email The solution is to install a free program like 7-Zip. There Was A Problem Sending The Command To The Program Here are the problem situations that I have seen most: Seven solutions for opening an attachment Your correspondent uses Microsoft Word; you don't and can't open DOC or DOCX files.

mehtaweb says: June 23, 2016 at 6:40 pm THANKYOU! http://themenage.com/windows-mail/windows-mail-vs-live-mail-vs-outlook-com.html Thanks again Reply Adam the college kid says: October 25, 2012 at 2:20 pm I try this & i still could not find this! He might be able to make a Windows Live Mail compatible version before Windows 7 is being released on October 22. Reply Johnson Dave says: June 16, 2014 at 6:41 am Thank, you've saved me hours of work! Firefox

Dipo (US) Reply Alef Bet says: September 27, 2012 at 10:59 pm Your directions were excellent, but I still couldn't find the file. Reply Mario says: October 4, 2012 at 4:04 am I made this stupid mistake and I cannot even begin to thank you enough. I found my file after shedding many tears and feeling the devastation…Now Im smiling, its like a miracle has happened!! his comment is here I have tried the repair that Robin6 suggested below twice and that did not help.

I don't often attach word docs to emails but today I needed to. Word processing files Now, in the case of .doc and docx, those are files created by Microsoft Office Word. Incidentally, I had to backtrack to locate my file as it wasn't in the Content.IE5 folder but hiding under a rock elsewhere within the Temporary Internet Files.

Reply Kim says: June 9, 2012 at 3:30 am AMAZING!!!!!!

you have just saved my life!!..I have been trying to get this work back and finally did it! I swear I can't take much more stress and this almost pushed me over the edge,my whole research paper gone but thanks to your tips, It was lost but now it's These two could go together. Lifesaver Reply Sherry says: October 25, 2012 at 12:17 am Thank you so much!

What goes on? You are an absolute genius!!! hopefully i'll never make this mistake again, but i'll know how to find the missing file if i do! http://themenage.com/windows-mail/windows-mail-possible-to-sort-mail-in-each-folder-differently.html If you're using a corporate version of Windows 7 at the moment, that should include support from Microsoft.

When you righ click at the " paper clip" a drop down box will appear with 2 options... May everything you desire in your life come true. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! You will not be forgotten Reply soph says: October 17, 2012 at 1:01 am hi, i just wanted to let you know you have just saved my life.

Reply Mistie says: September 11, 2012 at 7:30 am YAY!!! Her IT department said it could not be done…Never say never!! thank-you, thank-you, thank-you! Anonymous says: April 22, 2015 at 3:31 pm THANK YOU!!!

Also, thanks for permitting me to comment! I thought I'd lost 3 hours worth of work, you are a life saver! :) Reply 61287568 says: July 23, 2012 at 9:43 pm I love you. Geoff (in the Great White North) September 29, 2012 5:54 AM Hi Leo You didn't mention the free version of Kingsoft office http://www.kingsoftstore.com/download-office/index, any experience with it? Tom Reply maya castaneda says: November 10, 2012 at 4:07 am I didn't think to save a file I opened from my hotmail/live account and "lost" 3 hours worth of homework

Thank you, thank you, thank you! Did you try those? It has saved myself (and many others) tremendously! This is not quite what your are trying to do.

And I could not find it anywere! When I click the attach pictures, my documents folders comes up. OS Vista Home Basic 32bit Reply With Quote New 23 Jun 2011 #9 t-4-2 View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Join Date : Apr 2008 Canada Posts : 1,351 Windows Thank you so much for helping me out.

Anonymous says: October 18, 2014 at 2:53 am Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!