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How to show missing attachment bar/box in message header in Outlook?

Sometimes, the Attachment Bar/Box disappears and attachments go to the message body in Outlook. Some users may prefer to the standard layout and place the attachments in the Attachment Bar/Box as normal. But how? Below solutions will help you easily show missing Attachment Bar/Box in Outlook.

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arrow blue right bubble Show missing Attachment Bar/Box in composing emails in Outlook

If the Attachment Bar/Box disappears when you are composing an email in Outlook, you can easily show the missing Attachment Bar/Box with clicking Format Text > HTML. See screenshot:

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If the Attachment Bar/Box disappears in received emails, you can show the missing Attachment Bar/Box with below steps:

1. In the Mail view, open the mail folder containing the email without Attachment Bar/Box, and then double click to open this email.

2. Now the email is opening in the Message window. Please click Message > Actions > Edit Message. See screenshot:

3. Now the message is editable. Please click Format Text > HTML. See screenshot:

Now the missing Attachment Box/Bar comes out, and attachments are moved from message body to the Attachment Box/Bar automatically.

4. Save the email and close it.

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