Reply Harsh Gandhi April 26, 2013 at 8:15 am # Thanks you very much for the wonderful post, it saved my lot of time today. Thank you! Turns out Windows forgets to protect the OLK folder if you approach it as a network share. Was able to recover the temporary document using your instructions. http://sauvblog.com/cannot-create/cannot-open-outlook-attachments-permissions.html
I opened regedit, did a search for OutlookSecureTempFolder, when found, right-clicked and selected modify, copied the path to the folder, pasted that into windows explorer, hit the enter button - takes I’ve created two free tools which can do the trick as well.OutlookTools offers besides locating, opening and cleaning up the SecureTempFolder also quite a lot of additional features to troubleshoot and Yes, occassionally. In Outlook 2007 and later, this folder is called Content.
That being said, I really "love" your suggestion above for Outlook 2007! Under the registry editor, there is no "security" folder under the directory for 14.0, office. No, I stopped using it. Outlooksecuretempfolder This site is so groovy I have added it as one of my home tabs Reply Steve Krause November 23, 2011 at 7:58 pm # @Johnjo - Hey thanks!
Darae Janine June 9, 2015 at 4:21 am # absolutely brilliant…. I hope to see you around the comments of some of my other articles! -Steve Reply Panasan December 16, 2011 at 5:11 am # Thank you very much. Here comes another problem I've been trying to resolve. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/305982 This will open the registry.
First close everything, delete the OLK folder then reboot. Unable To Open Attachments In Outlook 2010 Reply Chris June 7, 2013 at 9:39 am # No problem, was an easy fix. Sandra. Reply Tom September 1, 2011 at 8:56 am # Hi there MrGroove, fellow tech here.
The Outlook Temp Cleaner tool is pretty effective. https://community.spiceworks.com/how_to/84474-outlook-cannot-create-file-filename-right-click-the-folder-you-want-to-create-the-file-in-and-then-click-properties-on-the-shortcut-menu-to-check-your-permissions-for-the-folder View all posts by Steve Krause → Don't Miss a Single Tip! Cannot Create File .xls In Outlook 2010 Scenario: The user opens email attachments with the same name multiple times over a period of time as a result of a particular job function and/or workflow. (i.e. Cannot Create File .xls In Outlook 2007 Reply Mahesh September 29, 2015 at 7:36 am # Thank you.
I'm going to keep an eye on that as I think that might be because Office / Outlook 2013 is still in beta however when it goes gold, I'll be sure this contact form Before going to the OLK folder you may need to show hidden files and folders as follows: Click Start, and then click My Computer. I'll post that How To one shortly. The question I still don't see an answer to is why this folder does not show up even with the show hidden files option being chosen. Cannot Create Attachments. The Property Does Not Exist
After hours of researching I found the location of this OLK but I've seen that the OLK name has changed and also the files that were saved there, I just can Right-click On The Folder You Want To Create The File In, And Then Click Properties On The Shortcut Menu To Check Your Permissions For The Folder.” Last Updated: 2 years ago What happens? have a peek here Jalapeno K.C.
I can view other "hidden" folders - but can't find this one….. Outlook Temp Cleaner Other, less skilled users may simply need to send in a helpdesk request each time it happens. any hope?
Once I deleted everything inside of it; embedded images were once again visible! Reply Inferno999 November 9, 2007 at 2:42 pm # Scratch that. Extra tip: For easy access to the folder and to automatically clear it, you can also use the tool OutlookTempCleaner (free). Cannot Open Attachments In Outlook 2013 Reply Lindseyh August 4, 2008 at 1:21 pm # Man was I glad to find this.
If he has access to the company server(s) he can access your account directly or just access the server based mail archive. Reply tom June 13, 2008 at 8:49 am # Great thread. Rob Nanney Verizon Help Desk Technician (in the trenches) Reply T1000 May 1, 2008 at 7:25 am # I just used this to find a "lost" paper that Outlook decided to Check This Out Right-click the folder you want to create the file in, and then click Properties on the shortcut menu to check your permissions for the folder.
Stop reading and look in your OLK folder. Thanks Reply MrGroove September 13, 2011 at 11:31 am # @Shihab - Awesome! Reply Sean Cleetus March 6, 2013 at 2:47 pm # This article was very informative and has saved me from redoing my work. Before looking up this post, I was able to locate the folder by using the "save as" method and manually typing in the location.
Reply Sara November 6, 2011 at 10:18 pm # THIS WORKED!! Fortunately, I did not believe him and Googling for this, and found this page. your mileage may vary. @Gareth: Cool! Im very grateful!!!
Reply Murali July 22, 2011 at 2:12 am # Thanks a lot for this info… This is very useful… Reply Aarti August 9, 2011 at 9:58 am # Thanks so much Thank you! -Steve Reply Paul Im November 22, 2011 at 6:58 am # You're getting a virtual bear hug from me. Reply krazykuppy March 21, 2008 at 3:59 pm # Hey MrGroove - I'm glad you liked that google search idea. Reply Sravya February 13, 2012 at 3:20 pm # Thank you so much!
Welcome to the groovy Community! am i glad I looked up your tip. Thanks. >> Steve Krause July 4, 2012 at 10:52 pm # @fbeb24390148e2b6dc7e15cb659a553a:disqus I'm glad I could help! When you open an attachment directly from within Outlook it will first save a copy to a subfolder of the Temporary Internet Files folder.Cleaning out the folder will solve the issue.Outlook
I'll have to play with this one. I have already fixed this problem ^^ tushar says April 20, 2016 at 3:57 am It worked thanks zee says April 14, 2016 at 7:22 am It worked like magic zee on recovering the work done on excel file opened from outlook. I have read that the saved files in outlook will automatically be deleted upon exiting outlook, which i am hoping that did not happen for my case 🙁 Reply Kate March