You will need to copy the content of the email and send it as a new email with the new account. Their solution didn't work, either. I found an article in the Official Microsoft support forums, where they provide several solutions to problems deleting emails. And there's a message stuck in the nonexistant outbox causing trouble. check over here
Join Date Jun 2001 Location Albuquerque, NM USA Posts 14,686 notnoid--Sorry. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. It is as easy as going through each email in the outbox and copy / pasting it into a new message, and then sending. 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). https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/can-t-delete-1-email-in-windows-mail-252586/
I tried everything suggested.Finally, I exported the messages and contacts.Then I deleted the account and recreated it and imported everything.The messages that could not be deleted did not exist, technically speaking. Thank you, -John-Paul Reply Ron n/a Points 2014-03-07 11:36 am Ok I got it I opened up task manager and end task on live mail then proceeded to open my email Go to the sidebar and select (entire) Junk Mail folder/ right click and select empty junk mail folder but make sure there is nothing you want in it since it will Reply Daniel Keith n/a Points 2015-12-16 4:32 am sry, NM.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Can't delete 1 email in Windows Mail. If I look at the inbox all the messages I have received today (5/6/2102) are there as well as 7 emails from 4/22/2012. Windows Live Mail Can't Empty Deleted Items Folder If you are having trouble finding the Outbox folder, you will need make sure that you are in the HOME menus (Microsoft calls the set of menus a "ribbon"), make sure
You then can move the wanted messages into that new Inbox or delete the empty new Inbox and rename the folder containing the wanted messages to Inbox. Windows Live Mail Won't Delete Messages by John.Wilkinson / June 16, 2007 2:26 AM PDT In reply to: Can't delete 1 email in Windows Mail. 1.) Go into C:\Users\your username\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Mail\Local Folders (note that the directory is Then the 7 step repair method above under the uninstall/change key in control panel worked well to repair my Windows Mail 2012 program.I don't know the technical cause of this problem. I get a pop-up notice that 'An Unknown Error Has Occured'.
HelpMeRick.com - Computer help for beginners & those who support them.Promote Your Page Too Connect with Us Since 1995, providing easy-to-understand and reliable help on the web and the radio. Windows Live Mail Unknown Error Deleting Junk Mail Choose a coffee level FIRST, then click the coffee mug! Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - Drastic measures by msiemers / February 28, 2014 10:38 AM PST In reply to: OMG, it worked! Let us know if it worked. [ Book mark this post to find it again] AntiX-15, Win 7 and Win 10 Reply With Quote May 7th, 2012,11:37 AM #8 Welshjim View
Thank you , John-Paul Reply Carol Mitchell n/a Points 2014-12-22 12:55 pm Good as is..Had no idea about the "outbox". http://www.sevenforums.com/browsers-mail/273453-windows-live-mail-unexpected-error-unable-delete-some-messages.html I kept looking in the Sent folder and other folders, but could not find my goofed up message. Windows Live Mail Cannot Delete Email Unknown Error I only use a tablet or smartphone! How To Delete Windows Live Mail Messages working offline" still no "outbox" appears.
Reply Lucas n/a Points 2016-03-11 7:04 am Hello, I am using Windows Live Mail (Version 2012 (Build 16.4.3528.0331)) and I have messages stuck in my outbox. http://introbuilder.net/windows-live/windows-live-mail-unknown-error-when-deleting-message.php Use Unlocker to delete http://www.majorgeeks.com/download4660.html Jim WIN7 Ultimate SP1 64bit, IE 11, NTFS, cable, MS Security Essentials, Windows 7 firewall Reply With Quote May 6th, 2012,03:16 PM #6 notnoid View Profile You could point out that it is not necessary to resend all messages - just fixing the bad message as noted in the error message is all that it takes - thx. Recovering The Windows Live Mail Database
READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved. I use Windows 7. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - additional info by msiemers / February 28, 2014 10:40 AM PST In reply to: Drastic measures I should add that I am using this content Search for Windows Essentials 2012 on the list and then select it.6.
Follows these steps: Login to your Windows Live Mail application Click Work Offline - you will need to be on the HOME page of Windows Live mail to see the option. Windows Live Mail An Unknown Error Has Occurred Sending I did not read your original question thoroughly. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Can't delete 1 email in Windows Mail.
How can I delete these messages? Other question: is WLM fit for purpose - or are there better and securer email programmes? If its spam try this, once you’re turned off any preview features, then you can safely select the message with a single click. Cannot Delete Junk Email Windows Live Mail by Phoenixity / February 21, 2016 6:56 PM PST In reply to: If its spam and you can't move it anywhere try this Thanks.
I have about a dozen in my laptop inbox that refuse to be deleted either singlely or collectively. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. If so, click the button below! have a peek at these guys Click Repair all Windows Essentials programs.
by orlbuckeye / June 15, 2007 10:47 PM PDT I get message Unknown error has occurred. Amazingly, on this occasion, in between me posting and kev responding, Windows carried out an update to my system and the email deleted. Anyway I appreciate all the suggestions I receieved in answer to this thread. Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and InMotion Hosting Staff.
Simplest way I found to fix this ANNOYING issue. How to fix the error Open your Windows Live mail program. Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.2/ Connection to Solution #2 During our research in finding out what causes this problem, we read many online forums that suggested the problem may be due to a conflict with an anti-virus program
I also read this online http://www.eightforums.com/browsers-mail/50178-solved-windows-live-mail-delete-message-generate-error.html Also here http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-networking/an-unknown-error-has-occurred/65b063d8-b854-4573-a394-15e7ed46b46d Reinstalling would probably solve it but it's a sledgehammer approach to what should be a minor problem._________________www.samoensalpineholiday.com www.websiteproud.com Back to top JimboJoined: Reply John-Paul Staff 25,617 Points 2016-01-21 5:27 pm Hello brian, Thank you for contacting us. This issue is fairly common for Microsoft users, so out the solution for it in their forum. This tip only applies to Windows Vista users who use Windows mail.
It looks like there are no questions about this page. Please try the request again. Clicking on the HOME tab gets me nowhere. Reply brian n/a Points 2016-01-21 3:47 pm doesn't work.
I have asked the originator of this forwarded email (which I'm sure has pictures in it) to forward it again to a different account so I can check for viruses.