How to Fix Receiving Blank Emails in Outlook Express?
Outlook Express is developed by Microsoft which is included with Internet Explorer. Outlook Express is an e-mail client which helps the user to store, manage, send and receive e-mails. Outlook Express also comes with some Windows operating system. Microsoft Outlook Express also works with Mac OS X operating system. You can easily manage your e-mails and e-mail transactions using Microsoft Outlook Express. But in certain situations, Outlook Express may behave unexpectedly and may receive blank e-mail messages. There are several reasons for this issue. First check whether you have made incorrect encoding settings in Microsoft Outlook Express. It will result in blank e-mail messages. Any presence of spams or infections also results in the blank e-mail messages. There are several tips available to resolve the issues. Try to clear all the files from the "Temp" folder of Windows operating system and also clear the temporary Internet files from the web browser.
Different issues related to blank e-mails, reason for the blank e-mails and tips to fix these issues are explained below:
- Possible causes
- Tips to fix issues
Microsoft Outlook Express is a powerful e-mail client which manages the entire e-mail messages easily. But in some situations Microsoft Outlook Express behaves unexpectedly and will receive blank messages. If you are using Microsoft Outlook Express 5.x it may also contain some attachments. In case of Microsoft Outlook Express 6 version it may contain only plain text and we will fail to find the contents of the e-mails.
There are several reasons for receiving blank e-mails in Microsoft Outlook Express. Wrong encoding settings of Microsoft Outlook Express will result in receiving blank messages. In some cases the reason may be due to the problem with the unwanted plugins and can be resolved by deleting or disabling those plugins. Another possible reason for receiving blank e-mails is due to the bad spams or spyware and can be resolved by removing the bad spams from Microsoft Outlook Express.
Tips to Fix Issues
Most of the issues associated with Outlook Express can be resolved by upgrading or reinstalling it. Wrong encoding settings made in Microsoft Outlook Express may result in receiving blank e-mails and can be resolved by changing the encoding settings from the ‘View’ menu. Also clear the temporary Internet folder. To clear the folder, open ‘Internet Explorer’ and click on ‘Internet Option’ in the ‘Tools’ menu. Then click on ‘Delete Files’ on the ‘General’ tab. Then close Internet Explorer and open Windows Explorer. Then delete the files from the ‘Temp’ folder. Try to remove all the spams from Microsoft Outlook Express.
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