Re: Word Docs not automatially opening in mail
Can't answer that. It could be AOL related, but I can't say for sure. I
would never have AOL as an e-mail client because it dictates to you how to
send mail. (i.e. you can only forward as an attachment).
MS-MVP Outlook Express
Imperial Beach, CA
"Ed from WGNY" <EdfromWGNY@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Bruce that didn't work. Any other ideas? It still asks me if I want to
> it or find a program on the web. Any other ideas? Could it be that I am
> using the AOL tool bar?
> Sure appreciate the help.
> "Bruce Hagen" wrote:
>> Save the attachment to your HDD. Right click on it and Open With | Choose
>> Program. Find and choose a program that works and then check the box:
>> use this program to open this kind of file. This should enable you to
>> these attachments in the future.
>> Bruce Hagen
>> MS-MVP Outlook Express
>> Imperial Beach, CA
>> "Ed from WGNY" <Ed from WGNY@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> >I need some help, please. When I go to my cable mail or even aol mail
>> > open a word doc or pdf file, I can only save them and then can open
>> > them.
>> > I
>> > alos get a "find" message to find a program on the internet to view
>> > them
>> > with. The latter is ridiculous because I have both programs on my
>> > computer.
>> > At work I just open them up without having to save them first. Any
>> > ideas
>> > how to fix this on my home computer? It is very irritating.
>> > Thanks so much,
>> > Ed