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I just am unable to remove some of the daily emails I receive when I hi-lite the message and try to delete it. I did a 'Compact All Folders' which, surprisingly to me, took almost 15 minutes. i read/forward/delete and as a maint item, have the deleted items purged on closing oe. I have been going crazy trying to figure out my problem till I found this forum. weblink

has the front part of my email address in it and password (coded w/ dots) and I re-entered that too but still comes back up over and over. To fix this issues, run scanpst.exe against your Personal Storage (pst-) file. I'll be dragging today, but it was worth it! TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/cant-delete-messages-in-outlook-express

Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010

On the Store Location box, highlight the address by pressing the Tab key on your keyboard. First here they are: [ If that doesn't do the trick, with Outlook Express NOT RUNNING, navigate back to: C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{}\Microsoft\Outlook Express Please try again now or at a later time.

  • I get a little box that says can't delete, there is an error.
  • No, create an account now.
  • Click Cancel on all boxes and close Outlook Express. 6.
  • The Deleted Items dbx file was corrupted.
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  • bearone2, Oct 19, 2007 #12 CorvetteJerry Joined: Nov 8, 2007 Messages: 1 throoper said: Thanks DoubleHelix.
  • nether deletes - I do get an error message - cannot delete messageI can select the same message and move it to a folder - except to the "deleted items" folder.
  • garymonz, My pleasure to have helped you.
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Click on Start>Run. Please try the request again. I've got more than one computer collecting the same emails. Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/558048 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Brian W., Apr 6, 2007 #8 coffeequeen Joined: Oct 19, 2007 Messages: 2 OMGoodness, sure did work like a charm! Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 Can you try the maintenance options found under tools/options/maintenance tab. I have to delete the folder and then recreate it. http://ccm.net/faq/24484-unable-to-delete-messages-in-outlook-express Press Control+V (both at the same time) to paste the address into the command line and click OK.

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Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007

throoper, Apr 4, 2007 #7 Brian W. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/outlook-express-6-can-t-delete-emails-302450/ You'll need to save everything in your inbox somewhere else because when you delete the inbox they go away. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010 Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported. Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails Click on Tools>Options>Maintenance tab>Store Folder.

Thanks again for the help, timber. have a peek at these guys Thank you so much for your help. Keep it please. afishinado, Jun 2, 2008 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox

Outlook Today? Can anyone please help? Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Back Cannot delete messages in Outlook Express When you cannot delete emails in Outlook Express it may be check over here A good article on Outlook Express glitches and fixes can be found at Microsoft: An Outlook Express basic repair kit, with a related article, The Other E-Mail Threat: File Corruption in

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Can't delete messages in inbox or deleted folder.

Things are slowly breaking down, earlier couldn't 'compact' old emails etc. 0 Replies smokey888x2 1 Reply Fri 30 Dec, 2011 09:22 pm @Mustang, Well great news, through These kids... Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. How To Delete Emails In Outlook Permanently Try, with Outlook Express NOT RUNNING, going to: C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{}\Microsoft\Outlook Express.

I can't delete any files from the inbox tho. Press Control+C (both at the same time) to copy the address to the clipboard. It's just a file for Windows. this content Haven't downloaded anything in a few days.

Any ideas? Thread Starter Joined: Dec 13, 2002 Messages: 66 Windows XP- Outlook Express 6 version- Incoming messages- can only delete some of them. I can move'm but not delete them... 2:55am and gonna give it one more try tonite.... All rights reserved.

Then delete the files: cleanup.log Pop3.log Smtp.log Thanks to king0613 for this tip. DoubleHelix, Apr 4, 2007 #2 Brian W. When you next open OE a new Inbox will be created and hopefully that will solve the problem. Thread Starter Joined: Dec 13, 2002 Messages: 66 Thanks Throoper, Worked like a charm. (at least inbox now empty.) When I get a bunch of new ones, hopefully I will be

Open OE and save or move any messages you want in the Inbox. I deleted both the "inbox.dbx" file and the "delete.dbx" file, restarted OE, and all is now well. Check your file sizes and see if this comment is referring to you....:blush: Mar 27, 2010 #4 bestman TS Rookie Topic Starter thank you for the response. T.

Here's how you do this. 1. After that, select menu tools and 'clean up now' as already described. Doesn't tell me what error is. Ha- my speed's effected to...since it was 1:30 in the morning when I got this kink fixed!

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