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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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.
Greetings, d_springer!
 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?
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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.
Let us know what happens.
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Thanks, war1
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