You can open an attachment from the reading pane or from an open message. After opening and viewing an attachment, you can save it. If a message has more than one attachment, you can save them as a group or one at a time.
Open an attachment
Depending on the version of Outlook you’re using, there might be multiple options available to open an attachment.
- Double-click the attachment.
Save an attachment
- Choose the attachment in the reading pane or the open message.
- On the Attachments tab, in the Actions group, choose Save As. You can also right-click the attachment, and then choose Save As.