Ask your friend to send the actual file..
then scanned it with your anti virus etc. before opening it.
I have received a fun email from a person that I know, but cannot open same. What do I need on my XP to open this type of folder ?
The attachment is message_rfc822.msg
The actual title of the fun mail is
'Your Age By Chocolate '
The sender sent this message.
Amazingly this works! Now you mathematicians out there on the internet
ether, tell me how is it done?