Email in outbox I am unable to delete

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Mail' started by Barmaid 1971, Jul 14, 2010.

  1. Barmaid 1971

    Barmaid 1971 Guest

    I was writing an email earlier when my machine crashed. The email I was
    writing is now in my outbox. However, when I try and access it, I get the
    message "Message could not be displayed
    Windows Mail encountered an unexpected problem while displaying this
    message. Check your computer for low memory or low disk space and try again."
    I have tried deleting this message, but I get a dialogue box with "Unknown
    error". I've been into the Local folders into Outbox and this email is not
    there.

    Unfortunately, this means that I now can't send any emails until I have
    cleared this rogue one. Can anyone help, please?

    TIA
     
    Barmaid 1971, Jul 14, 2010
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  2. Barmaid 1971

    Bruce Hagen Guest

    How to Remove a Stuck Undeletable Message in Windows Mail
    http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/62560-windows-mail-problems.html

    WMUtil
    http://www.oehelp.com/WMUtil/Default.aspx
    --
    Bruce Hagen
    MS-MVP [Mail]
    Imperial Beach, CA


    "Barmaid 1971" <Barmaid > wrote in message
    news:D...
    >I was writing an email earlier when my machine crashed. The email I was
    > writing is now in my outbox. However, when I try and access it, I get
    > the
    > message "Message could not be displayed
    > Windows Mail encountered an unexpected problem while displaying this
    > message. Check your computer for low memory or low disk space and try
    > again."
    > I have tried deleting this message, but I get a dialogue box with
    > "Unknown
    > error". I've been into the Local folders into Outbox and this email is
    > not
    > there.
    >
    > Unfortunately, this means that I now can't send any emails until I have
    > cleared this rogue one. Can anyone help, please?
    >
    > TIA
    >
    >
     
    Bruce Hagen, Jul 14, 2010
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