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By cruffin ·
For a file attachment in Outlook Express, recipient is unable to open or detach, with the message "OE removed access to the following unsafe attachments in your email: xxx.cip (Andersen Windows iQ program). File extension IS associated with the program. Thoughts?

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by HAL 9000 Moderator In reply to OE removed access...

The Security is set to prevent the option of opening Attached Files to incoming E-Mails.

I don't use OE that much but from memory once you open it it's Tools/Options and then Security and then disable the prevent attached items being opened which if I remember correctly is a tick in a box. Apply the changes and close the setting box down. You may need to restart the program to get access to the Attached file but it will be there and readable.

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by ICB's corner In reply to OE removed access...

The security rule prevent to execute attachments like *.exe, *.com, *.pif and other extension that can be executable files. Your computer is unsafe if you uncheck the box. Another way is to archive or change the extension.

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