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Best Usenet news reader

> I just get garbage when I click on Usenet file attachments.  What tools do you guys use?
> I'm using Outlook. Thanks

Outlook is just barely a news reader. You'll have more problems than it's worth. Go to and pick up a copy of Pan - it's developed for Linux, but there is a Windows build available in the download section. I've yet to find a better newsreader than Pan.

Windows version at:

Download both Pan and the GTK installers from that directory. Install GTK first, then install Pan. Browse with Pan and experience no garbage.
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