Why do Microsoft Outlook 2000 attachments appear at the bottom?

Microsoft Outlook boxMicrosoft Outlook only places attachments at the bottom pane of an e-mail when the message is in HTML or Plain text format. If you want for your attachments to be placed within the body of an e-mail you must be composing an e-mail in Rich Text Format. To change the format of your Microsoft Outlook e-mails, follow the steps below.

  1. Open Microsoft Outlook.
  2. Click the Tools menu and then Options.
  3. Click the Mail Format tab.
  4. Click the down arrow on Send in this message format and select Microsoft Outlook Rich Text.

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