This should work directly on a 32bit version of windows with the latest version of adobe reader or adobe acrobat installed. Ms outlook versions prior to office 2010 are available only in 32 bit even when they are used. A 64 bit version of pdf xchange viewer pdf xchange editor is being used in conjunction with a version of ms outlook older than office 2010 ms outlook versions prior to office 2010 are available only in 32 bit even when they are used on 64 bit pcs. Edwin hoffer wrote an article how to open mbox file in outlook 2016, 20.
In this case, you have to change the default program to open the pdf attachment. There does not appear to be any whay to correct this as there is no reference to this function anywhere. Within microsoft outlook 2010, go to file menu and click options. This results in compatibility issues when 64 bit version of our products are used. Mar 17, 2019 the following issue was encountered on a windows 10based computer. Open outlook 20, go to file options trust center trust center settings. As part of the upgrade, we are also moving accounts to a more secure and reliable infrastructure. Similarly, when i double click on a pdffile, it tries to open it with adobe photoshop. Bluebeam tips, bluebeam tutorial, converting email to pdf, converting outlook emails to pdf, outlook plugin for bluebeam add a comment. There is no diagnostic tool available to find out when and where the problem is created. The above problem mostly occurred after a system update, office update or software reinstall. Fixes or workarounds for recent issues in outlook for pc. Outlook for office 365 outlook for office 365 for mac outlook 2019 outlook 2016 outlook 20 outlook 2010 outlook 2007 outlook 2016.
Click on this link, download and run the installers that are. New version of the thumbnail fix which hopefully fixes pdf thumbnails appearing for the wrong files. Mar 05, 2019 change default program for opening attachments when i double click on a word attachment, outlook tries to open it with windows photo viewer which obviously fails. Solution architect and developer specialising in microsoft azure, web, mobile, windows and office 365 stuff. Similarly, when i double click on a pdf file, it tries to open it with adobe photoshop. When i open it i get a warning message that it cannot locate an update file, and my virus checker warns me that its blocked a dangerous action. Finally exit registry editor and restart outlook to check if the issue is gone.
Eventually, this will work for most pdf files but loading photoshop takes a while and only allows me to view a single page at once. From today on, i have to start acrobat first, otherwise pdf s dont open. Turns out the problem is that adobe sucks, but a quick registry hack can save the day. Type regedit and press enter to open the registry editor. Ensure that the application used to open the file is installed. A 64 bit version of pdf xchange viewer pdf xchange editor is being used in conjunction with a version of ms outlook older than office 2010. Edwin hoffer wrote an article how to open mbox file. When i double click on a word attachment, outlook tries to open it with windows photo viewer which obviously fails. Opening pdf files via a double click will open it in the reader app and can even be edited in word 20. When you click on the attachment, youll first see the dialog asking you to confirm that the attachment comes from a trustworthy source.
The following issue was encountered on a windows 10based computer. By continuing to browse this site, you agree to this use. How to change the default programs to open outlook. If you have installed a third party security program on your system that contains firewall services, then enable the firewall service on your security.