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can no longer drag and drop messages between folders [message #183306] Tue, 26 June 2007 07:41 Go to next message
Kay  is currently offline Kay
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Registered: November 2006
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HELP!!! All of a sudden, I am no longer able to drag and drop messages
between
folders. I am using Outlook 2003. Windows XP Professional operating system.
Re: can no longer drag and drop messages between folders [message #183339] Tue, 26 June 2007 09:37 Go to previous messageGo to next message
newsgroups_DELETE_  is currently offline newsgroups_DELETE_
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What happens when you try?
Clear your Deleted Items folder and try again.

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Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
Coauthor, Configuring Microsoft Outlook 2003
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"Kay" <Kay@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:685EEBB7-7683-444C-8AFF-70BED69528E2@microsoft.com...
> HELP!!! All of a sudden, I am no longer able to drag and drop messages
> between
> folders. I am using Outlook 2003. Windows XP Professional operating
> system.
Re: can no longer drag and drop messages between folders [message #183395] Tue, 26 June 2007 11:14 Go to previous message
Kay  is currently offline Kay
Messages: 22
Registered: November 2006
Junior Member
Out of habit, I just tried to drag & drop a new message and it work!!!
Evidently, "whatever" fixed itself!!

"Kay" wrote:

> Before, I would click on an item in my inbox and drag it to a different mail
> folder; I can still move a message if I right click and choose to move it -
> but dragging and dropping was so much more convenient. I have emptied my
> deleted items folder, but I still can't drag & drop.
>
> I did run the "Inbox Repair Tool" and it showed that no files were damaged.
>
> This is just bugging me!!
>
> "Roady [MVP]" wrote:
>
> > What happens when you try?
> > Clear your Deleted Items folder and try again.
> >
> > --
> > Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
> > Coauthor, Configuring Microsoft Outlook 2003
> > http://www.howto-outlook.com/
> > Outlook FAQ, HowTo, Downloads, Add-Ins and more
> >
> > -----
> >
> > "Kay" <Kay@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:685EEBB7-7683-444C-8AFF-70BED69528E2@microsoft.com...
> > > HELP!!! All of a sudden, I am no longer able to drag and drop messages
> > > between
> > > folders. I am using Outlook 2003. Windows XP Professional operating
> > > system.
> >
> >
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