Missing e-mails Outlook Express

  HuskyDoc 23:34 05 Aug 2004
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When I click send/receive, I am shown as receiving, say, 6 files but when the downloading stops, I can only see 2 or 3. I found today that it appears they are being deleted before I can read them and then they appear in the deleted folder but printed in red. What can be causing this. It sounds too daft to be a virus but I am suspicious because, having paid Symantec for a further years live update, I keep being bounced from the update site. They have now got all details, i.e. order number, date I paid by debit card, a/c ID etc. but to date, no live updates! Could that be a possibility? Huskydoc

  boot-it-out 08:35 06 Aug 2004

Check your junk mail settings to see if this is causing the problem, either for a particular sender or an entire domain - if these options are selected it does not prevent the mail being sent to you but puts it straight in th ebin, and this sounds like what you are experiencing.

  User-312386 08:38 06 Aug 2004

is this a hotmail account?

  HuskyDoc 10:00 06 Aug 2004

Yes, I think something has gone wrong with my mail rules settings. It is telling OE to shove loads of "Good" messages into deleted folder and printing them in red.
I need to find out now what has gone wrong. will be to delete all mail rules 'cos I didn't put 'em in, must be either Mailwasher or Norton anti virus. That's all I can think of.
BTW I don't use hotmail. Yeuk!!
Docusk

  HuskyDoc 10:12 06 Aug 2004

Meant to say, thanks guys, always dependable the lot of you! What would we do without you?
Huskydoc

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