Imx Fix in my experience
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December 8, 2001 1:43 AM

The Register has an article about a plugin (a DLL) for Outlook that will allow you to turn off HTML rendering in received email. The potential virus problem that is solved by this plugin is something I've never had to deal with. I'm primarily a Mac (OSX) user and the Outlook clone for the Mac (ie, Entourage) has a nice little feature that will let me see the rendered HTML, but won't make network calls for any included images or JavaScript files. And besides, there are so few Mac viruses out there to begin with. Here's a shot of the preferences item...

In spite of the continuing monopolistic business practices going on at MSFT, the Mac Business Unit there is producing some of the best software available for the platform that is actually user centric.