used outlook express at home, lost emails at work

  lahorie 10:20 21 Aug 2007


I configured outlook express via POP to view my emails at home, however i have since discovered i cannot see any of my inbox emails at work, i must have hit import messages or something. Any chance of getting these back to my LAN inbox?


  DieSse 11:06 21 Aug 2007

I it's standard configuration, OE will download emails into your system and delete them from the server.

If you don't want them deleted from the server, go to Tools - Accounts - Properties - Advanced and tick the box "Leave a copy of messages on the server.

To get them back to your work server - Forward them to yourself from home - but do the send via Send/Recv button and choose Send All. This will send your mails but not automatically do another pickup.

  lahorie 12:24 21 Aug 2007

Thanks DieSse

Much appreciated.


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