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Consider the following scenario. You use Microsoft Outlook to create an e-mail message. You attach a Microsoft Word document to this e-mail message. Then, you send this e-mail message to yourself. In this scenario, when you open the Word document that is attached to the e-mail message, you are prompted to merge the changes from the attached document into the original version of the document.
This issue occurs if the Add properties to attachments to enable Reply with Changes check box is selected.
To work around this issue, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Do not merge the Word documentsWhen you are prompted to merge the changes, click either No or No and don't ask again. When you close the Word document, save any changes that you made to the document. You will not be prompted to merge documents again.
Method 2: Clear the Add properties to attachments to enable Reply with Changes check boxMicrosoft Office Outlook 2007
Method 3: Use the Send To menu command to send the document
Article ID: 900645 - Last Review: December 13, 2006 - Revision: 3.2