How To View Images in Windows Live Email for the Google Groups Legacy Ornamental Mills Group

Windows Live Mail is the latest email program shipping with Vista and Windows 7. The default settings are hiding any incoming images or attachments in your email. This is done to provide another layer of security that may not be needed. To be able to recieve images from the group you need to make a few changes to your Windows Live Mail settings.

Step 1:

Select the drop down menu in the upper left hand corner. .


Step 2:

Select the Options which open up another menu and select Safety options...

Step 3:

This opens the Safety Options Menu. Select the Safe Senders Tab.

Step 3:

Add the Groups email address to the list by selecting the Add button.

Step 4:

Add in the text box and click OK.

Step 5:

The groups email address will now show in the list. This list may already be populated with other email addresses.

Step 6 (optional):

Select the Check Box options to automatically add people you communicate with to the safe sender list.

Step 7:

Choose Apply or OK for the settings to be saved.


Step 8:

Your done. You should now be able to view any attachments or images sent through the group. Google does not allow executable files to be sent as attachments so sharing files with the group is safe. Also remember that reasonable steps have been taken to elimante all spam content and members from the group so you will not be getting any off topic images in your mail box. .

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Web Page added 4-10-2011