Sending files........to windows only user

  2rich 23:47 15 Nov 03
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I have been trying to send a file to a friend.
Unfortunately this friend only has Windows on th PC. how can I send a a file without it being returned, or, so that it is supported by the only software that is available on Windows.

  Giggle n' Bits 23:49 15 Nov 03

What windows you have, What windows your friend has and what software is the document created in e;g Word, lotus etc.

  Diodorus Siculus 23:52 15 Nov 03

Depends on the file... but it should not get returned whatever type it is.

  2rich 23:57 15 Nov 03

I run Wins 98
My friend , I think, runs Wins XP, (he is in Turkey)
I have tried using Word and Serif Photo Plus, and as last resort used my doc.
I have to scan the document before sending it.

  2rich 23:59 15 Nov 03

It was returned because it was to large, but that was in Word Imaging

  Pesala 06:54 16 Nov 03

Could this perhaps be a problem because your friend's mailbox is full, or nearly full?

If you're trying to send a Word, text only document, it should be easy enough for your friend to open if, you save it from Wordpad. Rich Text Format is also a useful format for transferrring files between different appplications without losing formatting. Both Wordpad and RTF files are compact for emailing.

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