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Emails hard to read

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by ernieb, Sep 16, 2006.

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  1. ernieb

    ernieb Thread Starter

    Jan 26, 2004
    I have Win XP Pro and use Outlook Express. In the past, I received emails and could open them and read them. In the past couple of months, I've gotten emails with attachments that are unreadable. They are full of characters and when I scroll down, I get a huge amount of garbage. There is a message box saying that I have to open Folder Options and create a program from a list that will read this junk.
    What happened? I didn't have this problem before. How do i associate a program?
    Any help would be very appreciated.
  2. Eriksrocks


    Aug 7, 2005
    What are the extensions of the attachments? :)

    Did you uninstall any software recently?
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