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Automated Scan, Save & Attach to Outlook

How do I automate HP Scan to automatically save the file and attach it to a new email in Outlook without having to manually set a file name and save? This is not the same as the scan-and-attach ...
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Exporting metadata of Outlook emails + attachment

I have thousands of outlook mails to evaluate as part of a fraud case. What I need is code or a utility that will export email metadata (From: Sent: To: Subject: PLUS Email Headers) to text\excel. I ...
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Outlook 365 attachments disappear after sending email

Outlook 365 email file attachments are not being received by recipients on an intermittent basis. When I check sent mail, there is paperclip indicator that attachment is there, but there is no ...
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How to decode this seemingly GBK-encoded string?

I have a .eml email file containing a MS-Word attachment: ------=_Part_239376_662463351.1415605722579 Content-Type: application/msword; name="=?GBK?B?1cK5scf4s8e53L7WudjT2s34wufT38fp0MXPoteo?= =?...
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Cannot download old backup from Gmail as it's an archive

Back in 2007/2008 I emailed myself a backup of an important file. It was stored in a password protected RAR archive. I am unable to download the attachment or forward it and given the reason Anti-...
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Are .eml attachments a security risk?

My email service provider blocks mails with attached .eml files, apparently for security reasons, with the result that I loose relevant mails. I have tried to find a description of the current ...
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Stop PKWare from zipping attachments

Recently I installed PKWare SecureZip on my machine and incredibly annoying it is zipping all my attachments and I can't figure out how to make it stop. The PKWare Help is useless.
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Link to Outlook Attachment

When you attach a document to an outlook email, a copy of the document is created and stored somewhere. You can obviously link to any location in the body of outlook. A hyperlink to a local document ...
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Drop a file onto a desktop icon to attached it to a new email?

Hello Superuser Community! I already tried searching for a solution but I could not find anything. What I want to do is the following: I would like to be able to drop one (or best any number) of ...
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Right-click print does not work on HTML attachments

I have a user who cannot print HTML attachments in Outlook by right-clicking on it and choosing print. At first, it would open the pop-up asking to choose "Open" or "Save" and when he chose "Open", ...
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Unblock only specific attachment in Outlook

I'm searching for a possibility to unblock a specific attachment in Outlook which was blocked by its file extension (Level1). E.g. Outlook blocks .exe files. I don't want to unblock .exe files in ...
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How to save a Gmail attachment in a desired location on my hard drive using Chrome?

Recently, my workplace moved to Google services based environment, and that includes adapting Chrome as our default browser rather than IE. When using Gmail, I am trying to download a file I received ...
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Migrating from Eudora to Thunderbird. How to handle attachments?

I'm attempting to migrate my wife from Eudora to Thunderbird. However, I've run into the following snag: Thunderbird associates each attachment with the email it was initially attached to. When ...
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JPG attachment to mail opens in text editor in Outlook 2016

When I double-click a JPG image attached to a mail in Outlook 2016 it opens as text in my default text editor (which is Notepad++), instead of in an image viewer. The images are OK, because I can open ...
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Outlook: reply all removes the attachment

I am using Outlook 2010. When I forward an email the attachment is also forwarded. But when reply all and add someone else to the email the attachment is removed - can that been changed so the ...
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Change temp directory where Thunderbird stores attachments when opening them

Using Thunderbird 38.5.1 on Windows, I sometimes double-click on an attachment in a received message to open it. The file is saved to my temp directory (%TEMP%), but I don't want it to be saved to ...
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Attachments are hidden in Outlook new Plain Text message

Microsoft Outlook 2016 MSO (16.0.6326.1010) 64-bit, as part of Office 365 subscription Since about a month attachments in a new Plain Text message do not show up. The attachments are there since if I ...
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Thunderbird: Deleting attachments while preserving email does not work

In order to save disc/server space, I want to delete the attachments of my emails (using IMAP) without deleting the message itself. Using Thunderbird, I am aware of the built-in function that can be ...
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Disabling spotlight indexing email attachments - El Capitan

I have just purchased a MacBook Air and I have set up 2 email accounts and have been playing around with spotlight. I tried using features like typing "documents I worked on today" but it came up with ...
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How do I send HTTP Post Request with MTOM attachments?

How do I send an HTTP Post request with MTOM attachments using Postman chrome application? I can't figure out how to send the request. Here is basically what I'm trying to send: POST https://ws.conf....
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Why are folders/directories not able to be attached to emails?

I know how to attach multiple files to emails, just add them to an archive and send the archive instead. But I'm curious, why exactly can't we attach actual directories to emails? Is it a technology ...
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Open attached spreadsheet in a ppt file with LibreOffice

I have a presentation file created in Microsoft PowerPoint and one of the slides contains a attached spreadsheet created in Microsoft Excel. I'm using the presentation file with LibreOffice Impress ...
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Re-enable “Always warn before previewing this type of file” in Outlook 2013

In Outlook 2013 message reading pane, there are several types of attachment previewers available (.pdf, .docx, .xlsx, ...). Besides the Preview button, there is also checkbox Always warn before ...
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microsoft word email attachment gets blocked

Does anybody knows why the microsoft word email attachments gets blocked? If I received 2 attachments: a pdf document and a .doc document, just the .doc document gets blocked, I download to ...
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Saved emails get stripped of all body text when sent in Outlook 2013

I have a user trying to send an email with a handful of small attachments and a large-ish body of text. The email in question is saved to her desktop. When she opens the saved email and tries to send ...
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Do I have to delete/add attachment when I change the file before sending the e-mail?

When I edit the content of file (e.g. excel worksheet) that I have already attached to a not yet sent e-mail message in Outlook, I usually delete the attachment and attach the same file to the same e-...
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How to extract MP3 from a PDF file?

I Have a PDF file that has a lot of MP3 attached to it. How should I extract them?
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Fake invoice attachments, what's the real functionality doing? [closed]

Over the last few months I've been receiving about 10 emails per day containing fake invoices, e.g. Good Morning The order below was sent over 28/05/15 (please do not duplicate). I am ...
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Attachments by Reference in Outlook Templates

I'm sure that this isn't easily achievable, as I can't seem to find any information about it anywhere. Nonetheless, it doesn't hurt to ask. At work, I have a single computer with multiple email ...
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How to block all attachments? Or at least to white-list allowed ones?

My goal is to prevent our email program (Microsoft Outlook 2010) in our small office from displaying attachments in the incoming emails. I understand that some attachments may be harmless (like .jpg ...
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Windows Task Scheduler Error 2147746322 Sending Mail with Attachment

When sending a *.txt attachment using the Windows Task Scheduler's Send Mail action, the job fails with error id 2147746322. When sending using PowerShell's Send-MailMessage command with exactly the ...
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Change Outlook attachment file mode from read only to read/write?

I use Microsoft Outlook 2013 and when I get mail with an attachment and I open the attached file (mainly Word and Excel documents), they open only in read only mode. I want them to open in read/...
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Copying an image from the internet and pasting it results in a CID attachment style image

I am having an issue where if I copy and paste an image from the internet on a virtual machine, and paste it to an email on a virtual machine, it is adding it as a CID attachment, instead of a linked ...
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Open attachments from many different emails at once? - MS Outlook 2013 [duplicate]

I ask here only about opening an attachment first, WITHOUT saving it. If desired, I'll then try to save it. Unlike the OP (richardtallent) in that question, I know no computer science or programming. ...
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Windows 8.1 Mail app PDF attachments save with zero size when using “Reader” app

The windows 8.1 e-mail app used to work just fine up to some day, when most of the attachments won't open, and upon saving, they are saved with 0 size (empty files). I found this to be true mostly for ...
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Receive files securely over the Internet [closed]

Presently, I receive e-mail attachments from many different senders. Due to the contents of the file attachments, I want them to be protected (i.e. encrypted) while in transit to me. How can the ...
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Can you preview Office 2010 files in Outlook 2013?

Issue: One of our users is using Outlook 2013 and Excel 2010 on a Windows 7 machine. When she receives an email with an Excel file attached, she is unable to preview the Excel file. She gets this ...
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Can I automatically strip out vcf attachments in Outlook 2011?

I'm corresponding a lot with someone whose sig includes a virtual business card file (.vcf), which means I have lots and lots of emails with an attachment I don't care about. Each one's only 8.3KB, ...
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Adding attachment option to scheduled email vba script

I am learning VBA, but for the time being I am not that good and I found this macro: Scheduled and recurring email in Outlook? It sends an email thanks to a scheduled appointment set in the calendar....
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When I send a PDF attachement in Thunderbird, the binary data is displayed after the message body

When I send a PDF attachment, the PDF content is displayed as binary data converted to text after the message body. This occurs in mail in my "Sent mail" and in the recipient's inbox. Thunderbird ...
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Recovering Hotmail attachments deleted when messaged moved between folders in Thunderbird imap

When connecting to Hotmail through Thunderbird imap, moving messages between folders strips the content of attachments (resulting in an empty file object). Since no message was deleted, their 'recover ...
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“This file can't be previewed because of an error in the Microsoft Word previewer.”

The issue is: Outlook 2013 simply will not give a preview of Word (nor Excel) docs in attachments. Never had the issue with Outlook 2010. Using Outlook 2013 on Windows 7 64bit SSD with Word 2010. I ...
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Renaming/moving attachments using VB - Filenameincrement

This script may seem familiar because I took this copy from Superuser (or Stackoverflow) and changed it to suit my needs. The script moves Outlook items around, copies the attachment to a folder and ...
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How to download all attachments from sent mail in Opera Mai to certain directoryl?

How to download all attachments from sent mail in Opera Mail to certain directory let's say C:\Opera? Tried many things for few hours. How to deal with that?
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How to always open downloaded files in Outlook 2013

When I download an attachment in Outlook I always want to open it right away. But Outlook does not provide a link to the recently downloaded file for easy access, like chrome does. So in order to open ...
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How to stop Outlook from blocking ANY attachments?

There is a long list of file extensions blocked by Outlook. I've found instructions on which registry setting to stop single file extensions from being blocked, but I don't want Outlook to block any ...
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How to open a .zip / .tar.* file attached in a .pdf file in Adobe Reader/Acrobat XI?

When I try to open a pdf file on Adobe Reader XI (or even in Adobe Acrobat XI !!!) which has a .zip or a .tar.* file attached to it, I get the message: Acrobat cannot save the file attachment "...
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Cannot add file to windows 8 mail app (screen doesnt come up)

I`ve recently reinstalled windows 8.1 from scratch on my asus n550jv laptop, and everything is working good except for this now... when i needed to send a small attachment through email using the mail ...
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One user of computer having trouble opening Excel file from Outlook attachment

There's an office at work here that is shared by 4 different users (1 for each shift). They all have their own unique logins. There is one user that is having problems where when she tries to open ...
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Add to list of extensions Outlook knows how to preview

We have several processes that email logs or other text files to us. When they have the extension .txt, Outlook knows how to show the preview within its main window. When the file has an extension ...