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Filer med filtypenavnet .eml ikke åbnes i Outlook 2007

Filer med filtypenavnet .eml ikke åbnes i Outlook 2007

Microsoft Office Outlook 2007

Symptoms

When you try to open a file that has the .eml file name extension, the file does not open in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007. Men, this file opens in Outlook Express, in Windows Mail, and in Internet Explorer.

Resolution

How to obtain the hotfix

This issue is fixed in the Outlook 2007 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package that is dated September 24, 2008. For more information, check the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 957909 Description of the Outlook 2007 post-Service Pack 1 hotfix package: september 24, 2008

How to enable the hotfix

Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. Men, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Derfor, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, check the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: 322756 How to back up and restore the registry in Windows

To have Microsoft activate this hotfix for you, go to theFix it for mesection. If you prefer to activate this hotfix yourself, go to theLet me fix it myselfsection.

Fix it for me

To fix this problem automatically, Klik på den Download button or link. Then click Køre i den File Download dialog box, and follow the steps in the Fix it wizard.

Noter

  • This wizard may be in English only. Men, the automatic fix also works for other language versions of Windows.
  • If you are not on the computer that has the problem, save the Fix it solution to a flash drive or a CD and then run it on the computer that has the problem.

Then, go to theDid this fix the problem?section.

Let me fix it myself

To activate this hotfix, følge disse trin:

  1. Close Outlook 2007.
  2. Start Registry Editor
    • In Windows Vista, Klik på Start Start button , type regedit in the Start Search boks, and then press ENTER. User Account Control permission
      If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type your password, or click Continue.
    • In Windows XP, Klik på Start, Klik på Køre, type regedit in the Åben boks, og klik derefter på Ok.
  3. Locate and then click to select the following registry subkey:HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Microsoft Internet Mail Message\shell\open\command
  4. Right-click (Standard), og klik derefter på Modify.
  5. Type “%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office12\OUTLOOK.EXE” /EML “%1”, og klik derefter på Ok.
  6. På den Fil menu, Klik på Exit to quit Registry Editor.

After you apply this hotfix package, you can also open the .eml file by following these steps. Note You do not have to implement the previous registry data if you use the following command-line to open .eml files.

  1. Open a Command Prompt window.
    • In Windows Vista, Klik på Start Start button , type command prompt in the Start Search boks, and then press ENTER. User Account Control permission
      If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type your password, or click Continue.
    • In Windows XP, Klik på Start, Klik på Køre, type cmd in the Åben boks, og klik derefter på Ok.
  2. Type “%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office12\OUTLOOK.EXE” /EML “<PathToEmlFile>“, and then press ENTER.

Windows Vista

  1. Klik på Start Start button , point to Alle programmer, Klik på Accessories, og klik derefter på Køre.
  2. I den Åben boks, type cmd, og klik derefter på Ok. User Account Control permission
    If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type your password, or click Continue.
  3. Type “%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft Office\Office12\OUTLOOK.EXE” /EML “<PathToEmlFile>“, and then press ENTER.

Did this fix the problem?

  • Check whether the problem is fixed. If the problem is fixed, you are finished with this section. If the problem is not fixed, Du kan contact support.
  • We would appreciate your feedback. To provide feedback or to report any issues with this solution, please leave a comment on theFix it for meblog or send us an e-mail besked.

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in theApplies tosection.