Learn why e-mails go missing in Microsoft® Outlook 2003
What causes the e-mails to go missing in Microsoft Outlook 2003? What are the ways to recover the missing e-mails?
There are large numbers of causes that make the e-mails go missing in Microsoft Outlook 2003 but in many cases the e-mails will not be deleted but will be not visible to the users. One cause can be due to less storage capacity of the personal folders so for which you need to switch to another personal folder when the space is less. The messages in the e-mail are not visible always is due to the auto archive that is disabled. The common cause that results in missing of the e-mails in Microsoft Outlook 2003 are due to the filtered views, rules on the client, or because of the improperly configured Exchange account. Sometimes the emails get disappeared as soon as you read it and it is because you use the read only view that causes the message to disappear. While using Exchange you may find that the message arrive in the Inbox and it immediately disappears so to avoid this you need to configure the .pst file as the .pst is set as the default delivery location, the messages are moved out of the mailbox and into the .pst as they arrive in Microsoft Outlook 2003.
Following are the different ways to recover the missing e-mail in Microsoft Outlook 2003:
- Recovering Permanently deleted email
- Use Registry Editor
- Using Recovery Softwares
Recovering Permanently deleted email
Using the Microsoft Outlook 2003 it is possible to recover the emails that are permanently deleted which are done through different steps. From your Microsoft Outlook Client you need to navigate to the deleted items folder and then click on tools option and click the recover deleted items option. You will find a list of all the deleted items from where you can select the necessary items that was deleted.
Use Registry Editor
For recovering the missing e-mails in Microsoft Outlook 2003 you can use the registry editor for which you have to first exit the Microsoft Outlook 2003 then open the Windows registry editor and then browse to my computer and find the Microsoft exchange options. On the edit menu point to New and then click the dword value and then restart the Microsoft Outlook 2003 Outlook so that you can recover the missing emails.
There are several recovery software’s available in the market that helps in recovering the missing e-mails in Microsoft Outlook 2003 by locating the lost emails. These programs are easy to be downloaded and once you install it, you are provided with a range of built-in viewers which let you examine the email it finds before recovery. If you see your deleted email then you can simply follow the steps and prompts to retrieve it successfully.
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