An Outlook Express store file may be damaged.

I am getting the following error when I try to send an email.

An Outlook Express store file may be damaged. Please use a utility such as ScanDisk to verify and repair any damaged files. Protocol: SMTP, Port: 0, Secure(SSL): No, Error Number: 0x800C0155

ScanDisk / Chkdsk doesn't fix it.

Similar to problem seen here but the url given to fix the problem is broken.

I am using Windows XP
Outlook Express 6
Pentium 4 2.66 GHz
1024 Megs Ram
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 Run scandisk. If that does fix it. Do a search for Sent Items.dbx and rename it. OE will replace it.

Best wishes, war1
d_springerAuthor Commented:
Scandisk didn't help.  

If I replace the file I will lose all of my emails.  Is there a way around this?
If you replace your Sent Items.dbs file, yes, you will lose your data.

Can you see your sent emails now? Copy them to another folder before deleting the file.

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d_springerAuthor Commented:
I could still see my files so I did what you said and moved them to another folder shut down OE renamed the sent.dbx then copied them back to the new sent.dbx.  I'll wait a day or two and make sure that the problem doesn't come back.  I am a bit worried that by copying the files cack to the new sent folder that I am copying the problem right back.
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Thanks, war1
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