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Insurer Mar 26, 2010 #1 gbhall TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,425 +77 Maybe you reached the limit of Outlook express. Does anyone have any idea what error could be, and how to fix? The Deleted Items dbx file was corrupted. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. http://brrian.net/delete-email/unable-to-delete-outlook-express-messages.html

I'll be dragging today, but it was worth it! Click Cancel on all boxes and close OE. 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. Not pulling it all out thanks to you! http://notes1.egenconsulting.com/EGCForms.nsf/b479556a555e72d885256b090073fb8a/078c576ed492f97c852575620060cbe7?OpenDocument

Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails

Most typically, the cause is a damaged Deleted Items folder. When I click the delete button I get a one or two second hourglass, and then nothing happens. I did a 'Compact All Folders' which, surprisingly to me, took almost 15 minutes.

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  2. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - deleting the delte file in outlook express by hpyjinny / November 2, 2008 2:49 AM PST In reply to: Re: cannot delete mail
  3. Try, with Outlook Express NOT RUNNING, going to: C:\Documents and Settings\\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{}\Microsoft\Outlook Express.
  4. OMGosh, I may have some hair left after all!
  5. When OE is launched, Windows should rebuild the .dbx file you deleted.
  6. The store folder containing all the DBX files should open. 9.
  7. This is pretty simple to do.
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Try, with Outlook Express [b][i][color=red]NOT RUNNING[/color][/i][/b], going to:... When you next open Outlook Express a new Inbox will be created and hopefully that will solve the problem Back Connect with us facebook twitter CNET Reviews Top Categories Best Loading... Outlook Express Can't Delete Emails I can't delete any files from the inbox tho.

Thanks again! Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010 I should have included that in my post. 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 About four of ten I can't delete no matter what I try.

The store folder containing all the DBX files should open. 9. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 Like I said, everything on that computer is duplicated elsewhere. 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 Locate Folders.dbx, delete it, exit Brian W., Apr 4, 2007 #1 Sponsor DoubleHelix Banned Joined: Dec 9, 2004 Messages: 24,388 And the erorr is.......?

Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010

Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. http://able2know.org/topic/60038-1 This forces a real delete. Outlook Express Won't Delete Emails Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Apps & Software Today's Posts Outlook express won't deletemessages Bybestman Mar 26, 2010 Problem started today. Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails I was able to delete some messages from my Inbox.

Mar 26, 2010 #2 bestman TS Rookie Topic Starter thanks for the quick reply, but no success. his comment is here Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. If that fails, then you have the corrupted inbox. I'm going to track this thread in hopes that someone else has a solution. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox

When you next open Outlook Express a new Inbox will be created and hopefully that will solve the problem Back How-To Geek Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US Link HTML timberlandko 5 Reply Wed 21 Sep, 2005 10:11 pm Thats not an uncommon glitch. Here are the instructions for getting to the message store folder. this contact form I can move'm but not delete them... 2:55am and gonna give it one more try tonite....

Thread Starter Joined: Dec 13, 2002 Messages: 66 Thanks throoper. Unable To Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 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, The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

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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 Thanks DoubleHelix. If you don't know how to do it, just ask and I'll post instructions.