wrong email address in header

Posted on 2005-05-10
Last Modified: 2008-02-20
I have a computer running OL 2003, no Exchange server, 5 pop mail accounts.  Problem is that the default mail account ( is set, and when I send an email to myself, it shows my name with that email address.  But, if I send the message outside, the recipient gets my message, it says my name, and following my name it says  If the recipient replys to the message, it comes to the correct account.  I have triple checked the default account settings, and there is NO reference to the old email address in there.  The old email account is still in the list, but is not chosen as the default, and I have made sure that the message sent to the outside has the right account chosen for sending.  Just can't figure out where this old address is coming up.  If I open the message and go to View and Options, it looks like I am sending from the wrong account, with the reply address set to the right account.  Here is what i get...

Microsoft Mail Internet Headers Version 2.0
Received: from ([]) by with Microsoft SMTPSVC(6.0.3790.211);
       Tue, 10 May 2005 11:18:52 -0400
Received: (qmail 38415 invoked by uid 85); 10 May 2005 15:16:15 -0000
Received: from by (envelope-from <>, uid 82) with qmail-scanner-1.23
 (clamscan: 0.73.  
 Processed in 9.623597 secs); 10 May 2005 15:16:15 -0000
X-Spam-Status: No, hits=0.5 required=2.9
Received: from (HELO (
  by with SMTP; 10 May 2005 15:16:04 -0000
Received: (qmail 873 invoked from network); 10 May 2005 15:12:29 -0000
Received: from unknown (HELO Brian) (
  by with SMTP; 10 May 2005 15:12:29 -0000
From: "Brian Stayton" <> (THIS IS THE WRONG EMAIL ADDRESS)
To: <>
Subject: test 2
Date: Tue, 10 May 2005 11:15:51 -0400
Organization: Marlowe & McNabb
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/related;
X-Mailer: Microsoft Office Outlook, Build 11.0.6353
Thread-Index: AcVVcyX2BBGnWx9oRUqqnfWPgrvnpA==
X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2900.2527
X-Qmail-Scanner-Message-ID: <>
Message-ID: <>
X-OriginalArrivalTime: 10 May 2005 15:18:52.0996 (UTC) FILETIME=[933FD040:01C55573]

Content-Type: multipart/alternative;

Content-Type: text/plain;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit

Content-Type: text/html;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: quoted-printable

Content-Type: image/jpeg;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: base64
Content-ID: <image001.jpg@01C55551.9EE24CB0>


Any help is much appreciated.

Question by:DebbieFost
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    Accepted Solution

    Hi Debbie,
    if the old mail still exist, have you tried to delete this account and see what happened?

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