1.    12 Mar 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 604
    10 Pro

    win 10 word 2010 email as attachment

    I cannot send a word doc when I click on Save and send.
    I have a MS account (Outlook.com)=pr.... @Live.com, a Gmail and a Comcast account.
    I selected M.S. "Mail" as my default client as none of the others appear under default.
    I used to use WLM but they are phasing Essentials out.

    Do you know how to fix this?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    12 Mar 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,980
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    I run into that problem with a few of my clients and the only solution for them was to get Microsoft Outlook so as to properly interface with Word and Excel. It's mostly the difference between using Webmail/Online E-Mail versus an installed E-Mail Client/Program. If a client doesn't want to buy Outlook or upgrade their version of Office to one that includes Outlook I advise to Save the document in the Documents/My Documents Folder, open their Browser to their Webmail page, create the message then Attach the file they created and Send.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    12 Mar 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 604
    10 Pro
    Thread Starter

    If I got an email client like Thunderbird etc would that work? One you downloaded to the PC. I used to have WLM.
    I thought MS's MAIL as default would do it b/c it seems to be installed, not web based.

    I have a MS account p..... @Live.com but I guess that is web based.

    Is what I need a non web based email client?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Microsoft Office 2010 prob with word
Good evening to all at W10 forum. I have office 2010 on my windows 10 desktop,ZooStorm one recently bought. Now the problem is with word when I go and type a document then go to file to save as a annoying box comes on screen asking me to click yes...
Software and Apps
Office 2010 Local Help (e.g. Word Help) error message
I just installed Office 2010 on my Windows 10 machine. Many/most of the pages of MS Word 2010 Help (Down Arrow to Right of Search/Content from this computer/Word Help) displays the irritating message: This webpage might not be displayed...
Software and Apps
Windows 10 and Word 2010 issue
Hello, I recently upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 7 Ultimate on my Dell Studio 1749 Laptop. I am currently running Office 2010. My issue is that when I download and try to open protected documents sent as email attachments, Word 2010 will not...
Software and Apps
Cortana email function place attachment
Have Windows 10 PC. I am able to compose Cortana email but I cannot find how to place attachment. Please help
Browsers and Email
Solved Word 2010 bug
For the most part 10 has worked flawlessy on my Toshiba laptop. I had a weird issue with Firefox eating up tons of CPU power and slowing the system down, but I updated to v.40 beta and that's gone. I do still have an issue with Word 2010....
General Support
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:08.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App

Windows 10 Forums