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Why do emails keep coming back after I delete them? [message #116917] Thu, 08 February 2007 11:57 Go to next message
Resa  is currently offline Resa
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Registered: February 2007
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I recently switched from Outlook Express to Outlook. Every day when I log
in, the emails that I deleted the day before are back in my In-Box as new
emails. And yes .. I even delete them from my Deleted Items folder before
logging out the day before. It's beginning to feel like some crazy Friday
the 13th plot with little "Jasons" that keep coming back after you've killed
them. Can anyone help? Thanks!

Resa
Re: Why do emails keep coming back after I delete them? [message #116918] Thu, 08 February 2007 12:04 Go to previous messageGo to next message
bens  is currently offline bens
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Aloha Resa,

What version of Outlook are you using? Do you have it set to leave a copy
of messages on the server?

-Ben-
Ben M. Schorr - MVP
Roland Schorr & Tower
http://www.rolandschorr.com
Microsoft OneNote FAQ: http://www.factplace.com/onenotefaq.htm

> I recently switched from Outlook Express to Outlook. Every day when I
> log in, the emails that I deleted the day before are back in my In-Box
> as new emails. And yes .. I even delete them from my Deleted Items
> folder before logging out the day before. It's beginning to feel like
> some crazy Friday the 13th plot with little "Jasons" that keep coming
> back after you've killed them. Can anyone help? Thanks!
>
> Resa
>



Re: Why do emails keep coming back after I delete them? [message #116941] Thu, 08 February 2007 12:31 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Resa  is currently offline Resa
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Registered: February 2007
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Aloha Ben ~

THANKYOU for responding so quickly! I have Microsoft Outlook 2003. Yes, I
have it set to leave a copy of messages on the server so that I can also
download them onto my home computer, where I use Outlook Express. I do not
get the evil duplicates on my home computer. Does this just sound odd?
Thanks again for your time. It's awesome of you.

Resa

"Ben M. Schorr - MVP" wrote:

> Aloha Resa,
>
> What version of Outlook are you using? Do you have it set to leave a copy
> of messages on the server?
>
> -Ben-
> Ben M. Schorr - MVP
> Roland Schorr & Tower
> http://www.rolandschorr.com
> Microsoft OneNote FAQ: http://www.factplace.com/onenotefaq.htm
>
> > I recently switched from Outlook Express to Outlook. Every day when I
> > log in, the emails that I deleted the day before are back in my In-Box
> > as new emails. And yes .. I even delete them from my Deleted Items
> > folder before logging out the day before. It's beginning to feel like
> > some crazy Friday the 13th plot with little "Jasons" that keep coming
> > back after you've killed them. Can anyone help? Thanks!
> >
> > Resa
> >
>
>
>
Re: Why do emails keep coming back after I delete them? [message #116946] Thu, 08 February 2007 12:55 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Frank Sewall  is currently offline Frank Sewall
Messages: 3
Registered: February 2007
Junior Member
Are you syncing any kinds of palm device taht could be syncing them back into
your inbox?

~Frank

"Resa" wrote:

> Aloha Ben ~
>
> THANKYOU for responding so quickly! I have Microsoft Outlook 2003. Yes, I
> have it set to leave a copy of messages on the server so that I can also
> download them onto my home computer, where I use Outlook Express. I do not
> get the evil duplicates on my home computer. Does this just sound odd?
> Thanks again for your time. It's awesome of you.
>
> Resa
>
> "Ben M. Schorr - MVP" wrote:
>
> > Aloha Resa,
> >
> > What version of Outlook are you using? Do you have it set to leave a copy
> > of messages on the server?
> >
> > -Ben-
> > Ben M. Schorr - MVP
> > Roland Schorr & Tower
> > http://www.rolandschorr.com
> > Microsoft OneNote FAQ: http://www.factplace.com/onenotefaq.htm
> >
> > > I recently switched from Outlook Express to Outlook. Every day when I
> > > log in, the emails that I deleted the day before are back in my In-Box
> > > as new emails. And yes .. I even delete them from my Deleted Items
> > > folder before logging out the day before. It's beginning to feel like
> > > some crazy Friday the 13th plot with little "Jasons" that keep coming
> > > back after you've killed them. Can anyone help? Thanks!
> > >
> > > Resa
> > >
> >
> >
> >
Re: Why do emails keep coming back after I delete them? [message #117213] Fri, 09 February 2007 01:44 Go to previous message
bens  is currently offline bens
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Registered: June 2006
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Aloha Resa,

Do you only get the duplicate messages once or do they keep coming back over
and over and over?

The person who suggested perhaps you're syncing with another device (like
a Treo) had an interesting approach as well.

-Ben-
Ben M. Schorr - MVP
Roland Schorr & Tower
http://www.rolandschorr.com
Microsoft OneNote FAQ: http://www.factplace.com/onenotefaq.htm

> Aloha Ben ~
>
> THANKYOU for responding so quickly! I have Microsoft Outlook 2003.
> Yes, I have it set to leave a copy of messages on the server so that I
> can also download them onto my home computer, where I use Outlook
> Express. I do not get the evil duplicates on my home computer. Does
> this just sound odd? Thanks again for your time. It's awesome of
> you.
>
> Resa
>
> "Ben M. Schorr - MVP" wrote:
>
>> Aloha Resa,
>>
>> What version of Outlook are you using? Do you have it set to leave a
>> copy of messages on the server?
>>
>> -Ben-
>> Ben M. Schorr - MVP
>> Roland Schorr & Tower
>> http://www.rolandschorr.com
>> Microsoft OneNote FAQ: http://www.factplace.com/onenotefaq.htm
>>> I recently switched from Outlook Express to Outlook. Every day when
>>> I log in, the emails that I deleted the day before are back in my
>>> In-Box as new emails. And yes .. I even delete them from my Deleted
>>> Items folder before logging out the day before. It's beginning to
>>> feel like some crazy Friday the 13th plot with little "Jasons" that
>>> keep coming back after you've killed them. Can anyone help?
>>> Thanks!
>>>
>>> Resa
>>>
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