OLEXP: Outlook Express Does Not Deliver All Messages

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SYMPTOMS
When Outlook Express is configured for multiple mail accounts, messagesmay not be delivered to some of the accounts.
CAUSE
This behavior can occur if Outlook Express is not configured to includeall of the accounts when you check for new messages and send outgoingmessages.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this issue, follow these steps:

  1. In Outlook Express, click Accounts on the Tools menu, and then click the Mail tab.
  2. Click a mail account, and then click Properties.
  3. Click the "Include this account when doing a full send and receive" check box to select it, and then click OK.
  4. Repeat steps 2-3 for all mail accounts, and then click Close.
MORE INFORMATION
When an account is not configured to be included when you check for newmessages and send outgoing messages, and you click Send And Receive on theTools menu, all messages in the Outbox for that account is sent, butmessages may not be delivered to the Inbox.
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Article ID: 181771 - Last Review: 10/07/2013 19:38:07 - Revision: 2.0

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