files attaching as links by default rather than copies

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Hi there, I have a few files that I need to share as copies rather than links.  When I go to share I only get the option to share as a link and not a copy (when directly sharing from the file eg an excel file)  This is the case for some files and not others.  Is there a specific reason for this? any help much appreciated.

 

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@Martin2220 

If you select File > Share, don't you see an option 'Send as Attachment'?

Hi Hans, with some files i do have an option but with others I only have the option to copy the link or send the link in an email, no option to actually attach the file in outlook, unless I save the file, open outlook and then attach the file. The share option is really quick when using it from the application but I need to attach the file and not the share link.