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In Outlook 2000, if you attempt to send a message that contains file attachments, the message may remain in the Outbox even though you click Send/Receive.
In Outlook Express 5.5, if you attempt to send a message that contains file attachments, you may receive the following error message:
Socket write error
This behavior can be caused by an Internet filtering program, for example, Net Nanny.
To resolve this behavior, reconfigure the Internet filtering program to allow attachments. If that is not possible, either deactivate or remove the filtering program.
To deactivate the Net Nanny program:
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