Hello! Once again I turn to my very patient experts I use Windows XP and MS Office I get e-mails through AOL and hotmail. A client attached a file to. Email messages and attachments are converted to files. TECH May How to Prevent the File from Being Sent to Internet Users. Beat application/ms-tnef and Configure Outlook not to send mysterious attachments with your emails to confused recipients.

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Here’s what he said: This was helpful 0. This will at least allow you to decode the winmail.

CNET members are the greatest! Unfortunately, Outlook does not “play nice” with the other email programs all the time. To open an embedded email image in Android, press and hold the image. At least it works on the web mail at gmail.

How to pry open a winmail.dat file

In both AOL and hotmail, the attachment is labeled: Why are sent email attachments received as “winmail. Thank you for any assistance you can give to me. My question is how I, as the recipient who does not use Outlook, can receive and OPEN an e-mail that originated in Outlook and is named winmail.


It seemed to relate to how to SEND an e-mail to a recipient If you just don’t want to deal with the problem, the other approach is to reply to the individual who sent you the offending email and ask that they re-send the message, with the attached files, as a plain text messagenot in Rich Text Format or HTML.

The Outlook user is Officeand has tried sending all variations of plain text, rich text and HTML to see if it makes a difference. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.

Sorry this didn’t help. Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers attempt to trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services.

The recipient gets it as a winmail. How do I open a winmail. I didn’t see this on the winmail.

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Outlook. AOL users receiving attachments as files

If they don’t winmial.dat how to do this, you can, of course, refer them to this document! It’s possible that I misunderstood what I read, though Turns out it had converted my winmail file back to the original PDF! I copy loud and clear!

The previous versions were bad, but at least the attachments were usable. They don’t always work but nice when they do. But in checking “biblet,” it doesn’t look like it will help on my new “smartypants” phone.

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This causes problems, not for the sender of the email, but the recipient, particularly when actual files are attached to messages. Hope this helps you, Ellie.

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