Message text in Outlook Express has vanished

  GRFT 07:46 17 Sep 2005

On checking my inbox this morning discovered that all emails had nothing in the message box. This also applied to the outbox. Seems a setting somewhere has been changed but can't think what it might be. Any one any ideas? IE6 and XP Home.
Many thanks.

  Diodorus Siculus 08:30 17 Sep 2005

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How to reinstall or repair Internet Explorer and Outlook Express in Windows XP

  GRFT 08:57 17 Sep 2005

Tried to run sfc /scannow but insists I insert XP Professional SP2 CD, which of course I don't have, so couldn't get beyond that.

  GRFT 11:44 17 Sep 2005

Anyway, all is not lost. I can still find the body of the messages embedded in Properties/Details/Message source.


  musicmike 14:11 17 Sep 2005

I had the same problem and discovered it was AVG email scanning that was the culprit. I disabled that and all was well.

  GRFT 07:42 18 Sep 2005

Thanks, musicmike, tried that but made no difference; but AVG could be the culprit. It was installed for the first time a week ago and never had this problem before.

  GRFT 10:22 18 Sep 2005

Uninstalled AVG - still the same, so did a system restore and all was OK.
Downloaded and installed Avast! and so far everything is fine.
Many thanks.

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