Outlook Express-weird e.mail conversions

  Kernel 10:45 02 Sep 04
Locked

A colleague is attempting to send me items from Publisher 98 as attachments to an e.mail using Outlook Express, he assures me that the attachments are listed as ?????.pub when he sends them but when they arrive they arrive as winmail.dat.and my computer cannot open them. I use AOL and my attachments from Publisher to him arrive OK. Can anyone explain?

  techpro 11:24 02 Sep 04

Sounds like he is using Outlook, not Outlook Express. Tell him to send messages to you in Plain Text format. That'll fix it.

  Kernel 19:54 02 Sep 04

MAny thanks, search on Microsoft confirms your opinion.

  Kernel 19:54 02 Sep 04

MAny thanks, search on Microsoft confirms your opinion.

  Kernel 19:54 02 Sep 04

MAny thanks, search on Microsoft confirms your opinion.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Samsung Galaxy S8 review

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

What’s happening in VR right now: From psychedelic art to combat therapy

Siri not working? Try these troubleshooting fixes