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Microsoft clip art & posting in email?

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Outlook 2002

My question is simple. I do not know how to import a graphic (using microsoft clip art organizer) into the text of an Outlook email message. It always gets put in as an attachment. Anyone know how I can import it directly into the text? Thanks!

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Check mail format, can't be "Text"

In reply to: Microsoft clip art & posting in email?

Make sure the message format is either HTML or Rich Text (it CAN NOT be Plain Text).

Find your image and open it via whatever method that works for you, since you are talking "Clip Art Organizer" (and I just tried this) just do a right-click over the desired clip art piece and select "Copy"

Then go to Outlook, in the message you are composing, and Paste (right-click Paste, or just Ctrl-V)

Works here.
(But sometimes some things and some versions are somewhat different.)

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Chuck T

In reply to: Check mail format, can't be "Text"

I tried that at the start. It did not work for me. I have HTML, so I guess it should have worked?

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My guess is...

In reply to: Microsoft clip art & posting in email?

The image was not JPEG, GIF, BMP or whatever common elements you find in HTML content. That clipart (there were many) was sometimes in an oddball format.


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