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Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement Brian W. T.Click to expand... Timberlandko passed away a while ago now. You’ll also find this command when you select the Deleted Items folder and then select the Folder tab of the Ribbon.Method 2 – Hard delete the messageYou can also “hard delete” http://skimwp.org/delete-email/cannot-delete-messages-from-inbox-outlook-express.php

They seem to be divided into two groups: The 'elites' or the 'rabble-rousers' and I don't consider myself to be either. You prolly will need to reset your OE preferences after doing either of these. Thank you for the help. where ya been? 0 Replies Mustang 1 Reply Wed 21 Sep, 2005 11:59 pm timber, I'm glad I decided to check my email before turning in for http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-networking/outlook-express-cannot-delete-emails-in-inbox/e9069e37-6c8e-4af2-9e4f-b6c00a2351b9

Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails

You delete emails from deleted.dbx by opening OE, selecting deleted items folder in the interface, then right-click and choose 'empty deleted items'. Wish they all were down to earth and humorous as you and timber--I'd probably be spending two hours a day here. Can you try the maintenance options found under tools/options/maintenance tab. I should have included that in my post.

No, create an account now. Or was it "when I compacted". Which file was it that did the trick, out of curiosity? Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 Like this.1.

In Start do a search for ''.dbx''and in Advance Options check Search hidden files and folders.5. OMGosh, I may have some hair left after all! I've had one for about four months, but couldn't get it to work. Get More Information It's 2:00AM for me. 0 Replies timberlandko 2 Reply Thu 22 Sep, 2005 08:50 am Glad we rabblerousers were able to help ya, Mustang. 0 Replies

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. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox i "show hidden files" and in local settings/path/outlook express, rt click delete the inbox.dbx bearone2, Oct 19, 2007 #10 coffeequeen Joined: Oct 19, 2007 Messages: 2 Hahahah! I also deleted the Deleted.dbx. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails

This was something new to me. garymonz, Do you need to keep any of the E-mails in any of the boxes ???? Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails Here's how it works. Cannot Delete Emails In Outlook Express Windows Xp Not pulling it all out thanks to you!

No, create an account now. news He had me go into my 'Deleted Items' folder where I got the message: 'Folder could not be displayed. Click on Tools>Options>Maintenance tab>Store Folder. First thing to try is holding down the SHIFT key while clicking the DEL (delete) key. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010

When you next open OE a new Inbox will be created and hopefully that will solve the problem. Close Outlook Express and go to the archive folder where all .Dbx are found. It would do many, many things you are probably not even aware of. have a peek at these guys There is a limit to the messages which can be stored in each folder in Outlook Express in terms of total Bytes size of the folder (MB/GB depending on version of

Most typically, the cause is a damaged Deleted Items folder. Outlook Express Can't Delete Emails Any clues? garymonz, My pleasure to have helped you.

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Here are the instructions for getting to the message store folder. You'll need to save everything in your inbox somewhere else because when you delete the inbox they go away. If you have any problems or don't understand something, please ask. Cannot Delete Email In Outlook 2013 Unknown Error Insurer Mar 26, 2010 #1 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 Maybe you reached the limit of Outlook express.

It was suggested that I delete the "inbox.dbx" file, but the only path shown is: C:\Documents and Settings\Joel\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{707B0A57-A2B3-474E-A133-FA25E854CA04}\Microsoft\Outlook Express Any suggestions? If I don't hear from him in a couple of days, I'll call them. T.Click to expand... http://skimwp.org/delete-email/cannot-delete-messages-my-inbox-outlook-express.php Create another Identity then make it the default one.You can import your messages & accounts after you have set this up.Please post back if you have any more problems or questions.If

Possible causes are: Low disk space; Low memory.' After supplying information from each new window he had me open, he concluded the problem was not with my computer but rather with Ha- my speed's effected to...since it was 1:30 in the morning when I got this kink fixed! This seems like a corrupted Delete Items box. Can't delete messages in inbox or deleted folder.

T. No, Rick. I've got more than one computer collecting the same emails. Similar Topics Outlook Express messages won't print Mar 8, 2009 Outlook express 8 error messages Jul 16, 2009 Outlook Express won't send Sep 4, 2009 Outlook Express won't work Apr 22,

Running xp pro, ie 8, all systems go until today. Created a new folder in OE to which I saved the content of my INBOX.2. Mar 26, 2010 #2 bestman TS Rookie Topic Starter thanks for the quick reply, but no success.