Excel Attachment Opening Problem in Outlook 2000

I have several users who have lost the ability to open 
Excel attachments from Outlook.  When the users click on 
the Excel attachment, the Excel shell opens and the error 
message state that 'access to the specified device, path 
or file denied.'.  Additionally, if the users attempt to 
save the file to his/her hard drive, he/she gets the error 
message that 'the system cannot find the file specified.'. 
Users are able to open all other types of Office 2000 
files, i.e., Word, Powerpoint, and Access files.   If 
anyone can help me with this issue or clue me in on how to 
find resolutions to this issue, it would be greatly 

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1/30/2004 3:56:57 PM
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jmcarthur <jmcarthur@policy-studies.com> wrote:

> I have several users who have lost the ability to open
> Excel attachments from Outlook.  When the users click on
> the Excel attachment, the Excel shell opens and the error
> message state that 'access to the specified device, path
> or file denied.'.

Try emptying the temporary folders (Temporary Internet Files and
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