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FILE TOO LARGE WILL NOT SEND [message #300720] Wed, 14 May 2008 13:32 Go to next message
LADY IN QUESTION
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Registered: May 2008
Junior Member
How do I delete a file in my outbox that has been trying to send for over 2
months? I've tried moving it to my inbox to delete and also tried to delete
in my outbox. HOW CAN I GET RID OF THIS? PLEASE HELP.
Re: FILE TOO LARGE WILL NOT SEND [message #300725] Wed, 14 May 2008 13:43 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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"LADY IN QUESTION" <LADY IN QUESTION@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in
message news:C3A173FA-09C7-4EBA-8B15-66A0E84EAB58@microsoft.com...
> How do I delete a file in my outbox that has been trying to send for over
> 2
> months? I've tried moving it to my inbox to delete and also tried to
> delete
> in my outbox. HOW CAN I GET RID OF THIS? PLEASE HELP.
RE: FILE TOO LARGE WILL NOT SEND [message #319581] Fri, 13 June 2008 13:45 Go to previous message
createshar
Messages: 1
Registered: June 2008
Junior Member
Thank you. That worked!

"Jreg" wrote:

>
>
> "LADY IN QUESTION" wrote:
>
> > How do I delete a file in my outbox that has been trying to send for over 2
> > months? I've tried moving it to my inbox to delete and also tried to delete
> > in my outbox. HOW CAN I GET RID OF THIS? PLEASE HELP.
>
> Try these, one of them should work:
>
> Open the message from the Outbox and close it again. Now select the message
> and press DELETE
> or
> Put Outlook in offline mode. To do this go to File-> Work Offline. Now
> restart Outlook and see if you can delete it (you can try this in combination
> with method 1). Don't forget to put Outlook back On-line again.
> or
> Create a new pst-file; File-> New-> Outlook Data File...
> Set this pst-file as your default delivery location in your Account
> settings; Tools-> E-mail Accounts-> button Next
> When you now restart Outlook your original pst-file will show up as the
> secondary set of folders where should easily be able to remove the file from
> or even the complete Outbox folder
> Set the original pst-file as the default delivery location again and restart
> Outlook; the Outbox folder will be recreated and will be empty.
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