All rights reserved. Reply Jimmy O April 9, 2009 at 6:24 am # I have found a shotcut that let me open the OLK folder. All the latest patches, etc. When regedit has found the entry, it will tell you where your Outlook temporary files are stored. http://rinfix.com/cannot-create/unable-to-open-attachments-in-outlook-2010-cannot-create-file.html
Getting to the Temporary Outlook Folder can still be accomplished in 2 easy steps though. 2 Step 1: Locate the folder The folder location is stored in the registry in the IF !ErrorLevel!==0 ( for /f "tokens=2,*" %%a in (‘"reg query HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook\Security /v OutlookSecureTempFolder|find "OutlookSecureTempFolder" "‘) do ( rmdir /s /q "%%b" ) ) ) EndLocal Reply sm February 6, 2008 at Reply Inferno999 November 9, 2007 at 2:42 pm # Scratch that. Student Survival Tips for Life Without a Laptop November 9, 2016 How to Choose an SD Card for Best Performance and Compatibility November 8, 2016 Windows 10 Version 1703 Codename Redstone
Rebooted for good measure. 1: Logged in with affected user account, then ran regedit with my own elevated privileges. 2: Browsed to the HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Outlook\Security (as similarly seen in second screenshot in You need this. 6: Created the new folder in the above location (just make a outlooktempfiles folder in users' Documents folder. Questions or Comments let me know here or in the forum! Is it Safe to Remove It?
STEP 2: Delete the duplicate files Delete the duplicate files (or all files)OPTIONAL STEP: Script to delete the folder The following VBS Script can be used to delete the I think the other methods mentioned here are preferred but if you get stuck this could hopefully help. Search through over 5000+ Articles! Outlook Cannot Create File Pdf CCleaner used to be entierly freeware, but at the time of this writing it appears they have a paid version of the software.
To resolve the issue you will need to delete the duplicate files in the temporary folder. Outlooksecuretempfolder Outlook 2010 Reply ↓ Jaseem Post authorDecember 31, 2013 Hi, Which version of MS Office you are using? Office 2013, latest SP & updates. http://www.technipages.com/outlook-cant-create-file-error-when-opening-attachment Reply Tim September 28, 2010 at 2:21 pm # One thing that I have always done and maybe it is wrong let me know.
Now we are going to do some tricks in the registry. Cannot Create Attachments. The Property Does Not Exist Right-click On The Folder You Want To Create The File In, And Then Click Properties On The Shortcut Menu To Check Your Permissions For The Folder.” when attempting to open an Reply Paul December 8, 2008 at 4:50 pm # We had a similar problem at work but someone had used another method mentioned in a separate tip that recommended to "just The Outlook Temp Cleaner tool is pretty effective.
Reply vikram January 25, 2011 at 3:43 am # thank you. read review Related posts: [Solved] Unable to open outlook window. Cannot Create File Outlook 2010 Attachment Scenario: The user opens email attachments with the same name multiple times over a period of time as a result of a particular job function and/or workflow. (i.e. Cannot Create File .xls In Outlook 2010 Reply Roger March 5, 2009 at 3:13 pm # An easy way to view the secret OLK folders is to revisit your C drive as a "network share": Start, Run: \\yourcomputername\c$
SM Reply Jon Linch May 9, 2008 at 9:29 am # I looked at the registry and found the OLK location. check over here You need this. 6: Created the new folder in the above location (just make a outlooktempfiles folder in users' Documents folder. We have Ccleaner installed and I have them run that. Here is the simple solution for Microsoft outlook cannot create file. (Click on the image for enlarged view) Why this Problem Outlook 2010 This issue arises due to Deny Permission of Cannot Create File .xls In Outlook 2007
Reply Coupland February 10, 2009 at 11:54 am # Be very careful with Duey's batch in post 14. Reply JV June 3, 2013 at 7:12 pm # Thank you.It worked for me. Comment Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Email me when someone adds a comment here. his comment is here I only found this by doing Start, Run, %temp% then going to View, Explorer Bar, Folders.
Thanks. Cannot Open Attachments In Outlook 2010 now Outlook is storing the temp files in that new location for that user. References 3rd party tools: Outlook Secure Temp Cleaner (freeware) FAQ: Clearing out the secure temp folder.
SOME TIMES when she creates a new email, and tries to attach something to it, it will not show up in the new email, but instead it somehow attaches itself to GarethPenk mentions the use of CCleaner, a cleanup tool I've seen used in many cases. What I did was to change the directory path in the registry key to just the office folder and it worked!! Cannot Create File Pdf Outlook 2010 Windows 7 View all posts by Steve Krause → Don't Miss a Single Tip!
Update on 01/21/2015: Re-read the article. You will need to check the registry to get the folder path. Type "Regedit", then press "Enter". weblink Other, less skilled users may simply need to send in a helpdesk request each time it happens.
Start: 0: logged the affected user off of the PC. Asad Mehmood says September 19, 2016 at 12:08 am Thanks a million. it worked! :) your friend says March 19, 2016 at 3:41 am Thanks it Worked Mesut Ulas says March 17, 2016 at 4:30 am thank you, it worked! :) bryan albert Reply MrGroove August 4, 2008 at 1:56 pm # 🙂 Glad it helped you out Lindseyh!
Jalapeno K.C. Thanks. However, in large environments, that freeware outlook cleaner tool mentioned in references might end up being total salvation for another administrator. Outlook 97 is --------- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 98 is --------- HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.5\Outlook\Security Outlook 2000 is ------ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 2002/XP is - HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 2003 is ------ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 2007 is ------ HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook\Security Outlook
Not sure what to do next. You’ll now first have to clean up the Temp folder before you can directly open attachments with that exact same name again (saving the attachment first and then opening will still Open the registry editor (Start -> regedit) Navigate to the path below for your version of Outlook Outlook 97 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 98 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\8.5\Outlook\Security Outlook 2000 HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 2002/XP HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Outlook\Security Outlook 2003 Sandra.
I did some registry tricks to get out of from this problem. Just a not though. I love your blog. 🙂 Cheers! Jalapeno Ditoboisy Apr 27, 2015 at 06:18pm Had this issue for a user, and this how-to was very helpful Read these next...