How do I attach a file to a message?

You can upload supplemental files as part of your Conversations messages.

Open the Inbox

Open the Inbox

In the Help Corner, click the Inbox link.

Compose Message

Click the Compose icon to start a new message.

Browse for Attachment

Click the paperclip icon to attach a file.

Select File(s)

Select File(s)

Select the file and click the Open button.

Select Multiple Files

You can upload additional files by clicking the papercilp icon[1] again. If you accidentally select the wrong file, press the Delete icon [2] to remove it, or click the paperclip icon or double click the file to select a different file. When you are finished, click the Send button [3].

View Attachment(s)

The attachments will appear below the message. Click the link to view the file.

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