OLEXP: HotMail Messages Disappear in Outlook Express Folders
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OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
When you move e-mail messages into a HotMail sub-folder you created in Outlook Express, the messages may disappear.
You are able to see the messages using the HotMail Web site interface, but not in Outlook Express.
This issue can occur if the sub-folder name contains an ampersand (&) symbol.
To resolve this issue, remove the ampersand from the name.
Article ID: 253474 - Last Review: 02/28/2014 00:30:54 - Revision: 2.1
Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0
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