Cannot Delete Outlook Express Files
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Can you try the maintenance options found under tools/options/maintenance tab. There's a noticable difference in OE's speed at loading and processing overall now! Cheers, Dexter... 0 James-Sidbury Feb 2005 edited Feb 2005 I had this same problem with not being able to delete emails in Outlook Express and this thread helped me out, but get redirected here
Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010
Open My Computer, right click on your C drive, select Properties, and click Disk Cleanup. Posted by: Alex 09 Jan 2009 This operation can do with help-dbx convert,tool helped me not once,as far as i know software is free,it good solution against email failures regardless of Open OE and save or move any messages you want in the Inbox.
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 EDITOR'S NOTE: You're correct that the DBX files are the place that Outlook stores all your email. You will need to delete the INBOX.dbx. (Your OS may be set to hide the 3 letter extensions, so it may just say INBOX.") If you do not see these files, Cannot Delete Email In Outlook 2013 Unknown Error If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.
There isn't an option on hers to log in as administrator, so she is under Owner. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007 So I went to Yahoo and deleted them from Yahoo. Icrontic › All Discussions › Science & Tech Talk to Us Twitter @icrontic Facebook Page IRC Channel Steam Group The 5¢ Tour About Us Our Epic History Team Fortress 2 Battlefield https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-outlook-express-6-cant-delete-emails.558048/ Find the Deleted Items.dbx file in Windows Explorer and delete it.
I'm certainly not thin-skinned but I find attitudes are so strong on A2K. Outlook Express Not Deleting Emails My OE data is in the folder C:Windows\Application Data\Identities (I'm using ME) and I was surprised to see *two* subfolders in the Identities folder. Click on Tools>Options>Maintenance tab>Store Folder. I'm having a problem in deleteing my old email address all together.Everytime i go to send a email my old email address pops up to send it.I've tried everything to get
- Okay Brian W.
- Move the messages you want to save to a Save folder, then close OE, and manually delete the inbox.dx file as per the instructions above.
Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2007
Categories 45917 All Categories6570 Gaming 16734 Hardware 19271 Science & Tech 1849 Internet & Media 843 Lifestyle 28045 Community Messages Will Not Delete in Outlook Express steelerschickfl Dec 2004 edited Jun bearone2, Oct 19, 2007 #12 CorvetteJerry Joined: Nov 8, 2007 Messages: 1 throoper said: Thanks DoubleHelix. Can't Delete Emails In Outlook 2010 This will open the Disk Cleanup Manager. Outlook Can't Delete Email From Inbox And run Disk Cleanup on each HD in her computer and yours, it might be a HD almost full issue that caused this, also (on her computer).
It solved the problem temporarily - I got rid of a message I wanted. weblink Do You Need a Disposable Email Address? Either way ya' need to do it, getting rid of that corrupted inbox did the trick! 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 Won't Delete Emails
Posted by: Susie McAlinden 06 Jan 2010 Hello...I need help please. Even though the email below wasn't highlighted. Didn't know they'd have an affect on OE. http://inviewsoftware.com/delete-email/cannot-delete-files-from-outlook-express.html This is pretty simple to do.
Discussions cover types of Web browsers (ranging from Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, to Windows Internet Explorer), plug-ins, Latest e-mail providers ranging from G-mail to Yahoo mail, VoIP software, chat clients, fixing security Cannot Delete Emails In Outlook Express Windows Xp Dexter... 0 steelerschickfl Jan 2005 edited Jan 2005 I called & had her try that. Let us know how it goes.
I didn't understand what was taking up the free space.
Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Ask Your Computer or Internet Question (Enter your question in the box above.) It's Guaranteed to Make You Smarter... I just tried that and got thrown completely: my test folder (called VERY OBVIOUS TEST FOLDER so I couldn't miss it) didn't turn up in *any* of the Identity directories! How To Delete Emails In Outlook Permanently Straight Man's suggestion of a defrag is a good one.
Click here to join today! 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. Good luck! his comment is here DoubleHelix, Apr 4, 2007 #5 Brian W.
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, If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Click on Tools>Options>Maintenance tab>Store Folder. Don't take it away!
Note: This technique will delete the message without sending it to the Deleted Items folder. Then go into C:Windows\Application Data\Identities and look at the names of the .dbx files in each directory. It will take a few moments to scan your hard drive, then present you with a window and several cleaning options. Most typically, the cause is a damaged Deleted Items folder.
Aimee 0 «123» Go Comments Dexter Vancouver, BC Canada Jan 2005 edited Jan 2005 Try doing a "compact." Tools -> Options -> Maintenance -> Clean Up Now -> Compact. Open My Computer, right click on your C drive, select Properties, and click Disk Cleanup. I deleted both the "inbox.dbx" file and the "delete.dbx" file, restarted OE, and all is now well. I think I might know, but I don't want to tell her to delete the wrong thing.
Please try again now or at a later time.