Conclusion on Hotmail attachments - You can open an attachment in hotmail but it needs that hotmail give you permission to open it.
I was not been able to open one attachment which was which sent by my friend in to hotmail account. I am quite sure i was not the only person to get this problem. there are a lot of hotmail user who also getting same problem right? To be quite frankly we can open attachments in hotmail also but it need a permission of hotmail account owner first that he or she want to open an attachments in hotmail.
Some of the points why hotmail make it so difficult to open an attachment in hotmail account -
- Because everyday hotmail service attacked by malwares spywares so they block them at first.
- when they block it doen’t mean you can open an attachment in hotmail you can open it but it needs your permission after all you are the owner of that account.
- Hotmail First notify you that you got an attachment with a specific email, and after that when you select the particular attachment it will available to download for you.
- Here You can see how hotmail attachment looks like –
It doesn’t Means that you can open every attachment In hotmail. There is a boundation on attachments in hotmail.
From the above theory we can understand that we can’t send all type of attachments In hotmail. Suppose what if any yahoo mail user sent you an attachment which include a file type which is blocked by hotmail? it can be any .exe file or any .sys file.
You will gonna see a image like -
What we can do if we got an attachment like those which is not accessed by hotmail? Here are some suggestions which you can try -
- Suppose it is very urgent and you don’t have any other email provider then you can change the extention of a file to .txt and then try to send it to the hotmail user.
- You can try to hide the not accessed file in to the “Rar” file or in “Zip” file.
- One more thing you can do is to you can forward your attachment to that email address where you can access those attachments easily.
With the help of those steps you can open an attachment no matter you will open it in hotmail or in some other email provider.