Re: No space to save messages



rtoro123@intellct.com
07-09-2005, 11:19 PM
"Yaira Ojeda" <YairaOjeda@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:CB8EE1D6-D989-437D-824A-B21CA15D2B12@microsoft.com...
> Thanks, I'll try and let you know if it worked.
>
> "Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE" wrote:
>
>> "Yaira Ojeda" <Yaira Ojeda@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:64FF93A8-85E6-4030-A64D-738A93466FF9@microsoft.com
>> > Hi, my Outlook Express is giving me this message that I can not copy or
>> > move
>> > any mails to folder because I do not have more space. I still have 30GB
>> > free
>> > in my hard drive. I do not want to erase any of my mails because I use
>> > them
>> > to follow up on my tasks and to keep track of all my suppliers. Do you
>> > have
>> > any idea if there es a way to override this space limit or something
>> > that
>> > can
>> > help me?
>> >
>> > thanks
>>
>> From http://www.fjsmjs.com/OE/directdb.htm
>>
>> This often indicates corruption in the message store.
>> Start by moving Folders.dbx to an empty Windows folder (with OE closed).
>> Note: the DBX files are hidden in Win2K, WinXP and Win2K3. You will
>> lose
>> your folder hierarchy and the lists of newsgroups on the news servers,
>> but
>> it might get you into OE.
>>
>> If that doesn't do it then move all of the DBX files to the same folder
>> as
>> Folders.dbx (again with OE closed). You should now get into OE. Try
>> importing the messages from
>> the folder you moved the DBX files to. If you can't, you can use this
>> tool
>> to extract the messages:
>>
>> DBXtract ($5):
>> http://www.oehelp.com/DBXtract/
>>
>> Note: It can take a long time (days with really large folders).
>>
>> The messages can then be dragged from the Windows folder back into a
>> folder
>> in an open instance of OE.
>>
>> --
>> Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE
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>>
>>
>>


Re: No space to save messages