The "Save Picture As" command is not present when you right-click an image in an HTML e-mail message in Outlook 2007


Symptoms


When you right-click an image in an HTML e-mail message in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, the Save Picture As command is not present.

Cause


This problem may occur if the image file is embedded in the e-mail message.

Workaround


To work around this problem, follow these steps:
  1. Open the e-mail message, and then right-click the image that you want to save.
  2. Click Copy.
  3. Start the imaging program that you want to use.
  4. On the Edit menu, click Paste.

    Note This step may vary depending on the imaging program that you use. For more information, see the product documentation for the imaging program.
  5. On the File menu, click Save to save the image.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.