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The Save Attachments menu item does not function in Outlook

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When you click Save Attachments in Microsoft Outlook, nothing happens in messages with unsafe attachments.

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This behavior occurs because access to some attachments is prevented with the new security features in Outlook. However, the Save Attachments menu item is still available on the File menu. When you click Save Attachments, nothing happens because access to that attachment has been blocked.

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Article Info
Article ID : 278188
Revision : 3
Created on : 1/29/2007
Published on : 1/29/2007
Exists online : False
Views : 426