Have you tried running in Safe Mode to see if something else running may
be interfering? Another thing to try is click on Start in your system's
task bar, then Settings, then Control Panel, then double-click on the
Mail icon. You should see a list of services for this profile, one of
which is Personal Folders. Double click on the Personal Folders entry,
then click on the Compact Now button...maybe that will help. Good luck!
>Many,many,many,many,many times. It will not delete, it will not open,
>will not disappear even if I ask it to very very nicely.
>Any other ideas?
>>Have you tried going to the outbox, clicking on the message and
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>>>I have got a fax that will not remove it's self from the outbox, it
>>>sends every time I load Outlook 98.
>>>I cant open it; it gives an error message that the MAPI transport is
>>>already sending, it's been doing that for 5 days now!
>>>I cant delete it and I cant cancel it via 'fax status' as when I try
>>>do this it locks everything up and I need to re-boot.
>>>It also affects email as when I try to send I get an 'error flushing
>>>MAPI spooler' message.
>>>I've deleted the contents of the windows\spool\fax folder--nada!
>>>I've searched every nook and cranny of my hard drive but can I find
>>>thing to manually delete it--can I hell.
>>>Can anybody please help as I am now going nuts!!!!!!!
>>>PS. I've searched the Microsoft knowledge base, tried slipstick even
>>>burn strange smelling stuff to get an answer.