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Why can't shrink pictures

Discussion in 'Tablet PC' started by Chris Kam, Jul 9, 2003.

  1. Chris Kam

    Chris Kam Guest

    I'm using Toshiba P3500, and was very happy with the XP built-in function to
    shrink or reduce the file size of my digital photos for sending out email
    pursuant to what was suggested by Mr. Ed Bott in Microsoft Expert Zone -

    However, recently after I installed Office XP SP1 & SP2 via Windows Update,
    my such happy experience past and gone! Now whenever I click "E-mail this
    file" on the left-hand side column in My Pictures, my only and default email
    client MS Outlook XP pops up and attaches the photos in its original file
    size. Too bad for my recipients using 56k dial-up connection. Kindly
    advise. Thank you very much.
    Regards from Chris
    Chris Kam, Jul 9, 2003
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  2. Chris Kam

    Chris H. Guest

    More of a support question for Office XP, Chris. There's a setting (and I'm
    not running Office XP at the moment to clarify) which forces the attachment
    instead of being part of the message itself. Look under the email options.
    I believe you also need to be using Word as the email editor. If you can't
    locate the setting, I suggest you post to one of the public Office (or
    Outlook) newsgroups.
    Chris H.
    Microsoft Windows MVP/Tablet PC
    Tablet PC Universe - www.tabletpcuniverse.net
    Tablet PC Chat - http://thetabletpc.net/support.htm
    Associate Expert
    Expert Zone - www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
    Chris H., Jul 9, 2003
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  3. Chris Kam

    Chris Kam Guest

    Thanks, and I've post my question in microsoft.public.windowsxp.general.
    Chris Kam, Jul 11, 2003
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