Excel attachment does not open directly from outlook Tags: Office Outlook Excel Apps Last response: December 18, 2009 12:41 AM in Applications Share abasits December 16, 2009 7:20:22 AM please help., I need to first save the copy of that attachment then I am able to open it. But why? By double clicking on attached excel file, i can not open it - please help More about : excel attachment open directly outlook buwish December 16, 2009 8:16:58 PM Probably something to do with the security features in outlook. You'll have to "turn down" the security settings depending on what version you are using. aford10 December 18, 2009 12:41:42 AM You likely have read only rights on the attachment. When you save it, you take ownership of it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOpeining Excel spreadsheets from Outlook attachments. ForumAn Open Letter To The Linux Enthusiasts. ForumWindows 7 Sending attachments from applications using Gmail ForumUnable to view JPEG attachments in Outlook Express ForumSimple and Free Guide to Removing Malware ForumWhy cant i receive jpg attachment in outlook express ForumBest replacement for Outlook Express in Win 7 (64bit)? ForumExcel macros in pocketpc ForumOutlook Express has no attachments ForumTrouble with PPC Outlook Attachments Forumoutlook & excel ForumEasy question - Excel files ForumConnecting an AC adapter directly to Dell Inspiron 8200's battery jack ForumIs there an alternative Office program to MS and Open Office? Forumopening an attachment Forumexcel attachments ForumMP3 Attachment ForumWhat is the difference between Extended and normal version of a software? ForumImporting from Windows XP to 7 ForumWhat does this message mean . . . More resources Read discussions in other Applications categories Graphics Internet Applications Multimedia Office Security CAD Distributed Computing Drivers Enterprise Software Firmware Programming Photoshop Skype Wordpress !