Add Attachment to an Email in Outlook

Attaching a file is slightly different depending if you are using the installed version of Outlook or if you are using the browser-based Outlook Web App:

Microsoft Support instructions: Attach files or insert pictures in Outlook email messages

  1. Open Outlook

     image of Outlook loading screen
  2. Create a new email, or open the email in which you would like to add the attachment.
  3. Click the Attach File  at the top of the window and select the file to attach.
    Once you attach it succuessfully, the attachment will show below the subject line.

  1. Log into email at

  2. Click New Message to open a new email message. 
  3. Click Attach at the top, then browse to the file location, and select the file.

  4. Enter any other relative information and click Send button.
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