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The website I listed is just my company website. In the worst case scenario (which I experienced) this can cause the backup program to attempt to restore the files to an older previously backed up copy, resulting in disappearing email. throoper, Jun 26, 2009 #6 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. No. read this article

I'm on Win Me.I went to "C:\WINDOWS\ApplicationData\Identities\{639E36E0-973F-4619-B114-1A22F4F9B3AC}\Microsoft\Outlook Express" but I don't know how to retrieve anything from there except txt files. Reply V Stanzel June 1, 2016 at 12:09 pm I really didn't do anything that I do not do regularly: I pulled a message from my Outlook.com In box to a Still in left hand column double click the 'Local Settings' folder. Suddenly all messages safe for ten of them were invisible. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-files/messages-disappeared-from-outlook-express-inbox/44ec59d2-35e7-47c0-aaf6-cfa3e0c1f512?auth=1

How To Recover Lost Emails In Outlook Express

But Outlook won't let me do it. Your cache administrator is webmaster. For purpoes of instructions, let's say you called the new identity BOB.2.

I've been using Outlook Express for over 10 years and I've never experienced this problem before. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Click to open your Recycle Bin and do check it. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

Please try the request again. Outlook Express Restore I've tried to trash one email and all my emails disappeared! I'm using symantic. try here A popular replacement for Outlook Express is Thunderbird.

Click OK and Restart your computer when prompted. wgreene, Jun 23, 2009 #1 Sponsor throoper Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 20, 2007 Messages: 5,174 Check View>Current View and be sure that "Show all messages" is checked. Reply Stephen Brown May 18, 2016 at 7:43 pm Another thing you MIGHT need to do: Sometimes the file extensions are not showing. When you get to the place where you see inbox.dbx, click on it and go ahead and import. (If you have local folders in your e-mail, such as 'vacation' and 'warranties,'

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wgreene, Jun 25, 2009 #3 throoper Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 20, 2007 Messages: 5,174 Is View>Current View set to "Show all messages"? http://lucarinfo.com/blog/just-compacted-my-messages-and-lost-some-on-my-inbox-help/ throoper, Jun 23, 2009 #2 wgreene Thread Starter Joined: Jul 19, 2001 Messages: 989 Thank you very much for your reply. How To Recover Lost Emails In Outlook Express mail disappeared See this:Outlook Express E-Mail Messages Are Missing from the Inbox Folderhttp://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=321505Zee Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - mail by robert-scamp / November 5, 2005 9:00 PM PST Outlook Express Inbox Emails Have Disappeared Jammer1010 replied Feb 1, 2017 at 9:54 AM ***COMPUTER HAS BEEN BLOCKED*** VJC replied Feb 1, 2017 at 9:48 AM 4 Word Story continued (#6) cwwozniak replied Feb 1, 2017 at

If you're running an anti-virus product Microsoft Support has a Knowledgebase article Outlook Express E-Mail Messages Are Missing from the Inbox Folder which discusses an interaction with McAfee VirusScan that can cause the problem. check here Put a check mark in "empty deleted upon exit". Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. I didn't have any problems when I was using netscape to transfer mail files in the Netscape folder.

Open Outlook Express, select Tools/Options and click the Maintenance tab. Thank you. I should have chose 'Outlook Express 4' to get to the browse button, but clicked on just 'outlook express which didn't give me that option.Frustrated as i was, I went to http://magicnewspaper.com/outlook-express/solved-missing-outlook-express-inbox-messages.html Thanks again.

First Step to Recover your Emails The first thing you must do is to make sure you have your Folder Options set to View Hidden Files, this is important otherwise you However, a couple of minutes ago I checked again only to find -- very much to my surprise -- that "Hide read messages" was indeed checked! First CLOSE Outlook Express.

Screenshot On the Specify Location in the Import From OE6, change 'Import mail from an OE Identity to Import Mail from an OE6 store Directory.

Make sure you're using the profile you expect. Reply Betsy Selvakumar December 21, 2015 at 6:09 am My mails form 13th November to 6th December are missing from inbox without being deleted. In Outlook's case they can be managed through the Windows Control Panel's "Mail" options. You would think that outlook is filtering out the messages, but if so it is doing it in every folder, and I don't know how it is achieving this.

I occasionally get reports of people who've lost the contents of their inbox. Please try the request again. Please note that your email provider most probably has all your messages stored on POP, which you'll see when you upgrade. ) It could happen suddenly, the reminder to compact your browse this site Bill wgreene, Jun 26, 2009 #5 throoper Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 20, 2007 Messages: 5,174 You're welcome.

In the mean time, my OE is always kept clean with minimum of files. Both Outlook and Outlook Express Another very easy trap to fall into that might cause messages "disappear" is to simply have an improper view applied. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. We'll look at a couple of common causes and resolutions. //

The contents of my inbox disappeared!

PLEASE Reply Mark Jacobs (Team Leo) May 2, 2016 at 2:50 am If the instructions in this article don’t work for you, it may not be recoverable. Screenshot It is entirely possible the Inbox was too corrupted for this procedure to work. If not, post back. by R.

How can the emails from this period be missing from the backup copy too? No luck. I never have had to go into them. Baffled, and hoping for help!

By the way, this also works in Recycle Bin, just click on TOOLS in the top toolbar. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Poof. Now you're ready.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Step 2 - Finding Email Store Folder The next thing you have to do is find exactly where your Outlook Express Email *.dbx files are stored Right click on the Reply Cancel reply Leave a Comment Name * E-mail * Website Previous post: Getting strange ¶ characters in MS Word: how to remove them Next post: Getting Foundation 5, the popular Thankfully there is a quite easy way to repair this file and if you follow the tutorial step by step below it is more than likely your missing emails will be