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Cant attach file (avi.) to email

The 'attaching file' message keeps rolling , never ending

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  • M Norwood May 11, 2010

    how big is the file? .avi files are usually big

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    trying to attach file to an email - this is the message I get.

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The fiel is most likely too big. Try compressing the file  before attaching, or use a large file send service (there are many free ones available). Regards -- Joe

Posted on Feb 09, 2009

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Can't send a photo or document in my email


Hi,
  • Start composing a new email message in Windows Live Hotmail.
  • Click Attachments under Insert: in the message's toolbar.
  • Find and highlight a file on your computer.
  • Click Open or Choose, depending on your browser.
  • Wait for the file to be completely uploaded.
  • Continue editing the message.
  • Eventually, click Send to deliver the message together with its attachments.
Note that there is a size limit on the attachments you can send. For larger files, you can use afile sending service. Hotmail Support

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Can't get most of my attachments to appear


With the Web-based Yahoo! Mail service, you can attach to your email message a saved Web page or another document in HyperText Markup Language format.
When you attach an HTML file in this way, Yahoo! Mail won't display the HTML content of the attached file in the email message body.
To view the attachment, you must click the attachment tab above the email message.Yahoo! Mail and HTML
Yahoo! Mail is a Web-based service and it's fully compatible with the coding languages used to design and display Web content, including HTML and XML, Extensible Markup Language.
This means emails sent or received in Rich text or HTML format include clickable hyperlinks, graphics and other Web design elements.
However, Yahoo! handles emails with HTML attachments in a different way to email messages formatted with HTML.

About Yahoo! Mail Attachments
Like most email programs and online services, Yahoo! Mail offers an attachment feature for adding images, video clips, audio files and HTML document to email messages.
Some email programs display the content of the attached file in the email message body, but Yahoo! Mail doesn't provide this feature for any file attachment, whether it's an image, video clip or HTML document.


Viewing Yahoo! Mail Attachments When you attach an HTML document or another file to your Yahoo! Mail message, an "Attachments" button labeled with a "Paperclip" icon appears below the email address fields and above the email message body.
Clicking the "Attachments" button opens a pane containing a list of all files attached to the email. The email sender or recipient can open each attachment to view the files by clicking the file name.

Considerations

When sending a Yahoo! Mail with an attachment, always explain the content of the attachment in the main body of the email message.
A brief explanation will encourage the recipient to click and open the attachment to view the HTML document.
Bear in mind that many email services automatically block HTML attachments because of the security risk of opening HTML files, which can contain viruses, phishing scams or open Web pages with inappropriate content.
If you want to share a favorite Web page with a friend or contact, include a hyperlink to the Web page rather than a saved copy as an HTML attachment.




Oct 17, 2013 | Yahoo Mail

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I recently switched to Yahoo but I cannot seem to attach any pictures.. hat am I doing wrong?


Share photos through the Internet the same way you would share other news - in a Yahoo! email message.
Yahoo! Mail may be your go-to choice for text emails, but the free email program also offers the ability to attach photos with your messages.
There's no additional charge to send photos with Yahoo!, though the more photos you attach, the more time it may take for your email to get to the recipient.

Log in to your Yahoo! Mail account.
Click the "New" button. If prompted, click "New Email Message."

Enter the recipient's name into the "To" field, or click the "To" link and select the name from your Contacts folder.
Enter a subject line and type a message into the body section of the email window.
Click the "Attach Files" button.
Click the "Browse" button to the right of "File 1."
Go to the first picture to include and double-click it.
This lists the file path in the "File 1" box.

Click the "Browse" button for "File 2" and repeat the process.
To attach more than five pictures, click the "Attach More Files" link.

Click the "Attach Files" button.
Depending upon your computer's speed and the files' size, it may take a few seconds to a few minutes to complete the attachment process.

Click the "Send" button to send the photos.

Sep 25, 2013 | Yahoo Mail

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My att yahoo e-mail has totally changed whats up cant send attachments or send out mail the format is also different


Hello, you must mean the new yahoo mail. Please just follow these steps:

1. Sign into your account
2. Click compose message (under what's new), click attachments (under subject) and then click attach files
3. Browse to the file, select it and click open
4. Wait as the file is attached
5. Type an address to send it to, and you are good to go

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Usually, the "reason: 554 mail server permanently rejected message" email is received because the mail server thought your email is spam. If you are trying to send an attachment, that's your problem! Try changing the extension of the attachment by compressing the file in a .Zip archive file.

Feb 18, 2011 | Yahoo Mail

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Remove virus from account


1. Open Yahoo Mail. Use your Yahoo! user ID and password to sign in to Yahoo Mail. Open the email message suspected of containing a virus.
2. Find attachments. The attached files are in the header section above the body of the email. The names of the attachments will appear as blue, active hyperlinks, taking on the actual saved file name given by the sender.
3.Initiate automatic virus scanning and cleaning. Look for another link labeled "Scan and Download Attachment" and click it. If this link does not show, you may have to click directly on the attachment's file name. Look for the alert "Scanning attachment for viruses." The alert may appear for less than a second, dependent upon the size of the file; if you miss the brief message it is not important.
4. Wait and read results. After the virus scan completes, if no virus is detected, you will be given the go-ahead to download the attachment. If a virus is detected, Yahoo Mail will try to automatically clean the attachment, and then present the option to download.
Hopefully, it may help to protect your Email account.

Oct 18, 2010 | Yahoo Mail

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I need help to get access to send email with documents attached i doing directions and cant do anything


Here are the instructions to send an attachment with your email in G-Mail:

1) Log into your G-Mail account.
2) Select, 'Compose Mail'.
3) Look to the top of the page, See: 'To' > Under that see, 'Subject'.
4) Just under the word 'Subject, see - 'Attach a file'
(it will have a little paperclip icon in front of it)
5) Click on, 'Attach a File' and select the file or document you wish to attach with your email.
6) Compose your email and click, 'Send'

Your document will be sent with your email.

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Switch back to yahoo mail classic through your options at the top of your mail account page found at the top right.

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1.From the Photo View: Click on the Subject link located directly below the photo thumbnail. This will display the message that contains the file attachment. On this page, you can click the Delete button to delete the message and the attachments.

2.From the Attachment View: Click on the Message Subject for the thumbnail. This will display the message that contains the file attachment. On this page, you can click the Delete button to delete the message and the attachments

Did you try the above procedure before this?

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