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The store folder containing all the DBX files should open. 9. It's really time to turn in for the night. Press Control+V (both at the same time) to paste the address into the command line and click OK. Most common error messages are;"An unknown error has occurred."and"Messaging interface has caused an unknown error."There are 4 easy methods which you can use to solve this for most situations.Note: If you http://skimwp.org/delete-email/cannot-delete-messages-outlook-express-6.php

coffeequeen, Oct 19, 2007 #11 bearone2 Banned Joined: Jun 4, 2004 Messages: 5,809 only if you have a problem. But compacting doesn't empty folders. I know we're supposed to be moving further into the paperless society but I printed off your answer and put it in a 3-ring notebook I have for 'Keepers.' Further proof If that works....also advise you to delete old emails not wanted again and compact again afterwards also. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/cant-delete-messages-in-outlook-express

Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails

Solved: Outlook Express 6 can't delete emails Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by Brian W., Apr 4, 2007. I've got more than one computer collecting the same emails. Much appreciated.

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  • To insure the problem would be solved, I had you delete all dbx files so all new ones would be re-made when you opened Outlook Express for the first time again.
  • If you had wanted to save the messages in a corrupted dbx file, we would have used the program db-extract to save the messages before we destroyed the corrupt file.

I'll state upfront that I am computer IL-literate. Please try again now or at a later time. If you have any problems or don't understand something, please ask. Cannot Delete Emails In Outlook Express Windows Xp Here are the instructions for getting to the message store folder.

Please try the request again. Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails Close Outlook Express and go to the archive folder where all .Dbx are found. The location of scanpst.exe depends on your version of Outlook and Windows.For an overview of the possible locations see; Inbox Repair Tool (scanpst.exe) or use OutlookTools (free) to locate it for http://notes1.egenconsulting.com/EGCForms.nsf/b479556a555e72d885256b090073fb8a/078c576ed492f97c852575620060cbe7?OpenDocument Did it, and it works now.

Haven't downloaded anything in a few days. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox Here are the instructions for getting to the message store folder. When you next open OE a new Inbox will be created and hopefully that will solve the problem. On the Store Location box, highlight the address by pressing the Tab key on your keyboard.

Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails

Click Cancel on all boxes and close OE. i read/forward/delete and as a maint item, have the deleted items purged on closing oe. Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails Start by clearing the deleted folder, then run 'clean up now' to compact unused space. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010 On My Computer.

If you don't know how to do it, just ask and I'll post instructions. http://skimwp.org/delete-email/cannot-delete-messages-in-outlook-express-6.php Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Wish they all were down to earth and humorous as you and timber--I'd probably be spending two hours a day here. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007

No, create an account now. Mar 26, 2010 #2 bestman TS Rookie Topic Starter thanks for the quick reply, but no success. Most typically, the cause is a damaged Deleted Items folder. have a peek at these guys This is pretty simple to do.

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. Outlook Express Can't Delete Emails If you have any problems or don't understand something, please ask. Here's how you do this. 1.

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Here's how it works. Thread Starter Joined: Dec 13, 2002 Messages: 66 Windows XP- Outlook Express 6 version- Incoming messages- can only delete some of them. Don't take it away! Cannot Delete Email In Outlook 2013 Unknown Error Locate Deleted Items.dbx, delete it, exit back to your desktop, launch Outlook Express, and see what happens.

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We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish.Accept Read More TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech This is pretty simple to do. Everyone seems to be having trouble with that?regards 0Votes Share Flag Back to Software Forum 4 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   We are more than just a forum Check Its seems your Deleted Items Folder is having too many e-mails.