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Blank email body

Thanks to those who offered solutions thus far, none have worked.
The problem: When I download emails, SOME of them have a blank body, or no apparent attachments, notably those coming from Yahoo addresses, but not them alone. If I look in properties/ details/ message source, I can see the missing text, but if there was an attachment, say a .jpg file, it displays in properties as ascii code, it does not decode. Any more suggestions, turning off the firewall and virus scanner does nothing any different! I'm (nearly) ready to tear my hair out.
I runXP Pro SP3 (problem the same with SP1/ SP2), and Outlook Express 6.

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To resolve this behavior, clear the Temp and Temporary Internet folders: 1. In Internet Explorer, on the Tools menu, click Internet Options. 2. On the General tab, click Delete Files, click OK, and then click OK again. 3. In Windows Explorer, click to expand the hard disk letter, click to expand Windows, and then click to expand Temp. 4. Select all of the files, and then on the File menu, click Delete. 5. Click Yes.
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