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all my attachments get removed

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by cubbycuddly, Apr 24, 2004.

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  1. cubbycuddly

    cubbycuddly Thread Starter

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    Hi,

    All my emails with attachments in Outlook express are removed as I download them.
    There is a cream coloured bar that says, OE removed access to the following unsafe attachments in you mail.
    These emails Are from people I know, emails with jpegs attached.
    How can I stop this from happening

    cubbycuddly
     
  2. TOYMAN1952

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    This is a security option in Outlook for virus protection. You can change it in Outlook at
    Tools>Options>Security>virus protection . It's the last check box under virus protection.
     
  3. AbvAvgUser

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    In Outlook Express, go to Tools > Options > Security. There disable the option that reads "Do not allow attachments to be saved or opened that could potentially be a virus".

    This should solve the problem. But ensure that your AntiVirus is updated regularly.
     
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