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how do I embed images in hotmail message box?

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I try dragging image into hotmail message box (png, tiff, jpeg) and it never works - shows up as a "link" that is not clickable.

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Every time Firefox opened

I try dragging image into hotmail message box (png, tiff, jpeg) and it never works - shows up as a "link" that is not clickable. == This happened == Every time Firefox opened

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zzxc 22 solutions 242 answers

Try attaching the image file instead of dragging it there. (Click the Attach button above the e-mail)

Try ''attaching'' the image file instead of dragging it there. (Click the Attach button above the e-mail)

Question owner

Thanks - I did try uploading - still no go.

Thanks - I did try uploading - still no go.
zzxc 22 solutions 242 answers

Even though you won't see the uploaded image in your e-mail, the recipient will see it when opening your message.

Even though you won't see the uploaded image in your e-mail, the recipient will see it when opening your message.

Question owner

I sent it to myself and it didn't open - is that because it was me? or should I test it with someone else? thanks again for your help...

I sent it to myself and it didn't open - is that because it was me? or should I test it with someone else? thanks again for your help...
zzxc 22 solutions 242 answers

You can try sending it to me, and I'll reply back. My e-mail address is firefox (at sign) zzxc.net

You can try sending it to me, and I'll reply back. My e-mail address is firefox (at sign) zzxc.net