WinME: Outlook Express - lost INBOX emails

By wlobo
Dec 23, 2004
  1. Here's what happened... While reading emails, got an error msg about "directDB.dll" not being present or something. Rebooted, but then all my Inboxs emails were GONE. When going to the folder, c:\\windows\Application Data\Microsoft~ etc, I found all files, including the INBOX. But it would not let me open it up again with Outlook.

    Suggestions? Fix?


    Willie in NY/CT
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

  3. wlobo

    wlobo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    SO the right one to use os OE-Mail Recovery? I just can't tell which fix worked.

    Please pardon my lack of clarity on this response. Too much eggnog for me on this side of the Pond!

    thank u, and Feliz Navidad :)

    Willie in NY/Ct
  4. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Yep, the one from thebeatlesforever....
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