Cant open Outlook Express attachment file.

October 10, 2011 at 19:05:26
Specs: Windows XP, Intel ® Pentium ® Dual CPU E 2220 @ 2.40 GHz / Kingston KVR667D2N5 2GB Single Channel DDR2
Dear all, my computer using window XP, outlook express, IE 8.
I cannot open the attachment (.txt) file, from other
people send to her. The file size is only abit KB. The
If I try to open everytime the error says "The command
fail to execute". I try all
the way already.
1. I clean the internet cache.
2. Delete files in recycle bin file.
3. Remove unnecessary file in HDD.
4. Using CCleaner to clean files and registry.
5. Delete the browsing history in IE
6. Improve the paging size.

One thing is the HDD space is still remain alot of space. Until today, If I do above once step It's working. But tomorrow the problem come again. Someone Please help me to solve this problem.

Regards,

horace


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#1
October 11, 2011 at 12:16:01
Download the attachment to My Documents, right click on it, open with wordpad or notePad.

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#2
October 12, 2011 at 19:22:10
yes it's working, Thanks. But now another one problem is I want to open directly on the email message. If new email coming in with .txt attachment file, i want to open it without saving. I mean if I open directly it's showing error message above. Any idea please?

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#3
October 12, 2011 at 20:38:20
horace, It woukdn't hurt to try the "TXT File Association Fix" at the link below.

http://www.dougknox.com/xp/file_ass...

Tufenuf


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#4
October 13, 2011 at 19:51:27
Thanks alot it's working Tufenuf :) Thanks all for participate

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#5
October 13, 2011 at 21:06:36
horace, Glad to see that it's working now and Thanks for posting back to let us know.

Tufenuf


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