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Dexter... 0 steelerschickfl Jan 2005 edited Jan 2005 I called & had her try that. I have a similar, but not exactly the same, problem: I can delete messages in any of my OE folders *except* the inbox. On the Store Location box, highlight the address by pressing the Tab key on your keyboard. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. http://brrian.net/delete-email/unable-to-delete-email-from-outlook-express-6.html

This will open the Disk Cleanup Manager. Aimee Dexter wrote: OK, I need to know what OS she is running (Windows XP, 2000, ME, 98, etc) and what her username (if any) on the computer is to help For instance, I have 5 different profiles on my OE here at home, so I have 5 different identity folders. It would do many, many things you are probably not even aware of.

Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails

Regards, Rick P. I've been around all the while but don't check in too often. Then the next time you start Outlook Express, it will create a new inbox file for you. ***NOTE: make sure you have saved any other e-mail in the inbox that you

Another useful resource is the MVP website of the author of those 2 articles, Tom Koch's Inside Outlook Express 4 Replies husker 1 Reply Wed 21 Sep, http://folding.extremeoverclocking.com/team_summar… Howdy, Stranger! 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 Outlook Express Can't Delete Emails Jerry CorvetteJerry, Nov 8, 2007 #13 soaringseagull Joined: Nov 27, 2007 Messages: 1 Thanks, Throoper.

Reply Terry Stockdale says November 2, 2012 at 4:44 pm Rusty, Try to edit the draft message. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010 Can anyone please help? My article Backing Up Outlook Express Email Folders will help you find the Deleted Items.dbx file. Much appreciated.

Running xp pro, ie 8, all systems go until today. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 I know that I can delete the deleted items.dbx, but I don't know how to do that (I can't find the file). I should have included that in my post. But, what happens if you never compact the folders?

Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010

Basically once she gets to the folder: C:\Documents and Settings\OWNER\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities there should only be one subdirectory that is named with a string of characters like that one above. http://notes1.egenconsulting.com/EGCForms.nsf/b479556a555e72d885256b090073fb8a/078c576ed492f97c852575620060cbe7?OpenDocument Just follow the steps below. Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails 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. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox Mar 27, 2010 #5 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies.

Go into it, then into the subfolders: Microsoft\Outlook Express In there you will see several files with ".dbx" as the extension type. his comment is here I have moved everything out of my inbox and deleted it to remove the files - but I'm not gonna do that every couple of days every time a new troublEmail Dexter... 0 Dexter Vancouver, BC Canada Jan 2005 edited Jan 2005 OK, I need to know what OS she is running (Windows XP, 2000, ME, 98, etc) and what her username I think I must have a corrupt file, but I don't know how to delete and reinstall, or even delete and install thurnderbird would work as well. Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails

Open OE and save or move any messages you want in the Inbox. Then go into C:Windows\Application Data\Identities and look at the names of the .dbx files in each directory. Thanks, Pepa Dexter wrote: OK, make sure Outlook Express is closed, then here is where to look: C:\Documents and Settings\OWNER\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{7E4BA9BD-7C61-49C9-A77A-C5C21545F0CA}\Microsoft\Outlook Express That bolded section will be different for you. http://brrian.net/delete-email/unable-to-delete-email-on-outlook-express.html Sent back my thank you messages.

I just am unable to remove some of the daily emails I receive when I hi-lite the message and try to delete it. Unable To Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 We still miss him a lot. 0 Replies smokey888x2 1 Reply Fri 30 Dec, 2011 04:22 pm @timberlandko, Made it to these directions without resolvement but these There isn't an option on hers to log in as administrator, so she is under Owner.

Thanks DoubleHelix.

  1. JUst make sure not to delete the active one.
  2. This is pretty simple to do.
  3. I have to delete the folder and then recreate it.
  4. The compacting would not normally have emptied everything from your Sent and Deleted folders - they must have been corrupted.
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  6. Just follow the steps below.
  7. Thanks again for the help.
  8. Dexter... 0 lamda Nov 2005 edited Nov 2005 The dbx reader and dbx extract has prompted you a path of the Outlook Express files' storage.

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. Thank you for the help. He had me go into my 'Deleted Items' folder where I got the message: 'Folder could not be displayed. Outlook 2016 Cannot Delete Emails Thread Starter Joined: Dec 13, 2002 Messages: 66 I don't know about an error.

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Doesn't tell me what error is. If it is, hit the Defragment button, and let it work...it could take a long time depending on the size of the drive and the amount of data on it, plus Could these surplus folders and files be left-overs from previous installations of Windows? There are more suggestions on http://icrontic.com/forum/showthread.php?t=25672 It is possible to delete deleted.dbx but you need XP settings to allow you to see the file.