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/Fifty Hertz/ said:
> Occasionally, I save pictures from web pages to MY Pictures folder, and
> later on send the picture to friends through email.
> I was under the impression that I was 'sharing' a copy the picture from the
> folder with the email recipient, but it seems that when the picture is sent
> it is deleted from the My Pictures folder.
> I must be doing something wrong, but the help files for both Explorer and
> Outlook Express seem to support my method.
In attaching an image file to a mail message, the original should not be
disturbed in any way. A copy is mailed.