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Blocked attachment i have downloaded a file and want to send it as an attachment with an email,outlook will not let me as it said the file could be potentially unsafe??

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It depends on the type of file. many types of files can be used to harm other people's computers. this is why viruses spread.

your email is just warning you. try zipping the file up, using winzip.

www.winzip.com

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