Problem viewing attachments in Mail

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    Hi there

    I wonder if anyone has this problem and knows a fix: When I open an attachment in mail (e.g. a PDF), it opens fine and I can view it, but the menus disappear so there is no way to get back to the mail program. Restarting is the only fix I found. I can go back to the home screen, but if I then return to mail, the PDF is still there full screen with no menus.

    Bug, or user error?
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    You should just have to tap anywhere on the screen and the "done" bar comes back into view.
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    Tap, double tap, hold, two finger tap, etc etc. Nothing works
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    Mail crashes if I try to open an attachment
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    Could it be that it only happens to that specific attachment? Does it happen to every attachment you have?
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    All pdf's
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    It's not a solution, just a suggestion ;) open the attached file via goodreader or docs2go.
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    I have good reader, but how do I open a PDF attached to an email please? Is there an option to save it that I've not spotted? Thanks
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    When you open goodreader, click on "web downloads" then choose the option "connect to servers" . In this option you could see several options. From "popular mail servers ( includes gmail, but yahoo is a paid account)" , MobileMe, google docs , dropbox and etc. Just set up your account, you will be ask to fill in your e-mail add, and password. ;)
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    Many thanks, I'll give it a go.

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