You're very welcome. Thanks for reporting back.
Gary VanderMolen, Microsoft MVP (Mail)
Microsoft MVP Program: http://mvp.support.microsoft.com
"jmjaeb" <jmjaeb@newsgroup> wrote in message news:A7938A07-8F96-49BE-8C6A-87F27A986D49@newsgroup
> Gary your suggestion worked. Thank you so much....
> "jmjaeb" <jmjaeb@newsgroup> wrote in message
>> Anyone else have this problem? When I try to open a .doc file sent as an
>> e-mail attachment I get an error message that says "this file does not
>> have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an
>> association in the Set Associations control panel."
>> I've gone in and checked and all my associations are set correctly, but
>> the only way I can open the file is if I save it to my hard drive and then
>> open it from there. Any help would be appreciated. I am using Windows
>> Mail in Vista on my inspiron 1525 laptop. Verizon is my ISP.