Outlook 2002 messages vanish from inbox

By allsigns
May 11, 2006
  1. Outlook 2003 messages vanish from inbox

    Hi all

    we have outlook 2003 on our pc's, the problem were having is if your in inbox and you go to another folder say the sent folder, and then you go back to inbox, all the mail that was there has gone!! not sure where, does anyone have any idears? is it a setting or an error?

    hope you can help

    thanks :)
  2. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    Change your inbox view to show all mail; not just unread messages.
  3. allsigns

    allsigns TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 36

    Hi thanks for your help, but its allready set to it! anythinng else i can try? :)
  4. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    A few more advanced suggestions HERE and HERE and HERE

    Let us know which one does it for you.
  5. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

  6. allsigns

    allsigns TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 36

    wow im really not sure about this, we are running exchange, mail is coming in read and un-read stay in the inbox, untill we go to another folder to check or retreave a sent message (dosnt matter what folder we go to) but when we go back to inbox there all gone, im just running office updates on the pc and microsoft ones and ill see what happens when its done (quite a slow pc so could take a while) :)
  7. allsigns

    allsigns TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 36

    Hi peddant

    one of them did sort the trick, i cleared all in the filter of the current view, and this has done the trick, thanks so much for your help....

    kelly :wave:
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