Save the attachment to your HDD. Right click on it and Open With | Choose
Program. Find and choose a program that works, (Adobe, Foxit?), and then
check the box: Always use this program to open this kind of file. This
should enable you to open these attachments in the future.
MS-MVP Outlook Express
Imperial Beach, CA
"GWL" <gleese@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Has anyone found a way to get PDF attachments to open by clicking on the
> attachment icon? I know that you can save and then open the file, but that
> is a pain. I tried Windows Live Mail and it too returns the "this file
> does not have a program associated with it for performing this action"
> error. PDF files are properly registered and do open from Windows