Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
No longer do you need to open an email attachment in its native application, such as Word or
Excel, to see what it contains. This can save a lot of time because these native applications are often
rather slow to open. In addition, the attachment previewer is safer because, unlike the native
application, it cannot run any malicious macros that may be part of the document. Figure 1.11 shows
an Excel workbook that was received as an email attachment being previewed.
The attachment previewer lets you view the content of email attachments without opening them.
Several new capabilities make Outlook’s calendar even more useful:
n Calendar publishing makes it easy to share your calendar information with others.
n Calendar snapshots let you share your calendar information with people outside your
n Calendar overlay mode makes it possible to view multiple calendars at the same time.