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is it normal not to be able to see jpg files in email?

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User Info: Ivany2008

Ivany2008
4 weeks ago#1
so long story short, I started a new job, they wanted some pictures of personal information I didn't have on me for the whole insurance and payroll bit.

2 days later they are telling me that they can't view the jpg files I sent them as they are coming up as some strange format in their words.

I want to know if this is normal, or if they are just screwing me around to get free work out of me(worst case scenario, I bring this to the attention of the company that hired them and I ask that I join that company since I am working directly with them)

I am sending them email through hotmail btw and they are receiving it through outlook.

User Info: SinisterSlay

SinisterSlay
4 weeks ago#2
Actually some company firewalls block weird s***. One place i applied for blocked my application.
Try putting your files on drop box or Google drive and sending a link to the picture instead.
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User Info: SilentHawk29

SilentHawk29
4 weeks ago#3
Might be better to PDF everything.
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User Info: wizardmon

wizardmon
4 weeks ago#4
Viruses spread through most companies via email attachments, so naturally it became commonplace to block most direct file attachments.

If the files have valuable private information then send them in a passworded Dropbox or Google drive link.

If the files don't have any information that you don't want people seeing then you can just direct link a image from imgur or something.
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