Red X on images in Outlook 2007

IT

Red X on images in Outlook 2007

//

Recently I came across an issue where no images would show in Outlook, so I went through some web searches to try to resolve the issue.  According to each post they all had success depending on the person but none of them worked for me.  I will post those as well since they did have value for other people.

One of the steps I followed was from the following site.

http://www.slipstick.com/problems/redx.asp#show

The other steps I found were to make sure that I didn’t have the image place holder box checked under the advanced editor options within a message and to make sure I didn’t have it set to block images under the Trust Center – Automatic Download 

I was also told it was an Internet Explorer issue and that I simply need to empty my temporary internet files to fix it.

The statement about being an Internet Explorer issue got me thinking and so I started looking through the settings to see what might cause Outlook issues.  I opened one of the message in a browser just to test and it still would not display the image.  After all the searching and registry tweaks I was asked to it was a simple fix.  I only had to remove the check from the work offline option under Internet Explorer – Tools.  Once I unchecked it all the images started working again and things went back to normal.

 

Hope one of these will help if you have this issue occurring.

More About the Author

Aaron Richardson

Director, IT Practice Delivery
Quick Q&A: Why We Like Microsoft for Cloud-Based Productivity A few months ago, we kicked off a new blog series where we ask some of our IT experts what they like about certain technologies, as ...
How InterWorks’ IT Service Model Is Different Most IT service providers have a set menu of offerings you can choose from. They define exactly how their technology will be delivered, ...

See more from this author →

InterWorks uses cookies to allow us to better understand how the site is used. By continuing to use this site, you consent to this policy. Review Policy OK

×

Interworks GmbH
Ratinger Straße 9
40213 Düsseldorf
Germany
Geschäftsführer: Mel Stephenson

Kontaktaufnahme: markus@interworks.eu
Telefon: +49 (0)211 5408 5301

Amtsgericht Düsseldorf HRB 79752
UstldNr: DE 313 353 072

×

Love our blog? You should see our emails. Sign up for our newsletter!