This should be the last tip (for a long time) on the subject of Outlook 2010’s change in behavior with editable attachments. Last week I mentioned some VBA you can use if you need to edit an attachment and save it back to the message. Someone discovered an easier method: open the message, put it into edit mode then open the attachment and edit.
For easiest access to the Edit Message command, add it to the QAT. If you need help with this, instructions and a video tutorial are here: http://www.slipstick.com/outlook/ol2010/readonly_attach.asp
Also – following up to an earlier tip about BCM 2010, users who need it can download it from