Attach A File To An Email or Outlook Item
Microsoft Outlook 2003
Attach File(s) to Email
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You can attach any type of document or file to an email. Keep in mind, the
larger the file, the longer it will take for the recipient to download it.
- Create and address the email, as usual, or open the item you wish
to attach the file to.
- With your cursor in the body of the email, click on the paperclip icon
on the toolbar or
select Insert from the menu bar, then choose File.
- Locate the file you wish to send by changing to the appropriate
drive and folder.
Also refer to the File Management fundamentals article.
- Double-click on the file name. An icon representing the file is
placed in the body of the email message. You can add text (type) above or
below the icon.
Tip: If you're having difficulties placing your cursor above
the icon, click anywhere in the message area then press Ctrl + Home
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- Email Overview
- Sending Email