Problem with inserting attachments

Hi All

I am having problems with 2 computers in our office, using microsoft
when we try to attach files the computer slows down to snail pace or doesnt
respond at all.
one computer has office 2003 and the other has office xp.

The computer with office xp on it had had a undelete progam installed and
then removed from it
Could this have corrupted the datafile?

Do you have any other ideas on how to fix the problem.

i have tried reinstalling office and running detect and repair from within
outlook and have also run
scanpst but had no luck.


Deaanne Cronin

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10/18/2005 10:05:16 AM
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"jag" <> wrote in message
> Hi All
> I am having problems with 2 computers in our office, using microsoft
> outlook.
> when we try to attach files the computer slows down to snail pace or
> doesnt respond at all.

Are you trying to attach files from a network drive?

gordon7598 (483)
10/18/2005 11:15:18 AM
hi gordon

sometimes it is a network drive, but it doesnt seem to matter
if the drive is local or not.

Deaanne Cronin

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"Gordon" <> wrote in message
> "jag" <> wrote in message
> news:4354c8e1$
> > Hi All
> >
> > I am having problems with 2 computers in our office, using microsoft
> > outlook.
> > when we try to attach files the computer slows down to snail pace or
> > doesnt respond at all.
> Are you trying to attach files from a network drive?

mdee (2)
10/19/2005 9:46:08 AM
"jag" <> wrote in message
> hi gordon
> sometimes it is a network drive, but it doesnt seem to matter
> if the drive is local or not.

Have you tried clearing out the temp files? (I think that Outlook puts a
copy of files for ttachment in Temp....)

gordon7598 (483)
10/19/2005 10:28:18 AM

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