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When you try to delete a message from the Inbox, or move messages between folders in your messaging client program, you may receive the following error message:
The item could not be deleted. It was either moved or already deleted, or access was denied.
This behavior may occur in the following situation:
A Web-store event sink is registered or enabled either locally for the mailbox, or globally for the mailbox store.
The mailbox has exceeded its storage quota limit.
Cumulative Patch Information
To resolve this problem, obtain the March 2003 Exchange 2000 Server Post-Service Pack 3 (SP3) Rollup. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
813840 XGEN: March 2003 Exchange 2000 Server Post-Service Pack 3 Rollup
To resolve this problem, install the Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server Post-Service Pack 3 Messaging Database patch. For additional information about how to obtain this update, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
329882 XGEN: Post-Exchange 2000 Server Service Pack 3 Messaging Database Fixes That Are Available
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.