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Outlook 2003 muliple folders in user mailbox

hlee8 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I have a user who has outlook 2003 running on her lt. 1 profile 2 POP accts going to a personal folder. She added the corp acct but instead of mailbox was going to a personal folder. Had her change it but she messed it up, she re-added the acct but now in her mailbox. She has 2 contacts, 2 calenders, 2 journals, etc. Whe she uses the corp OWA ver. she has the same problem. Anyone know how to delete the extra folders?? Help
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Do the duplicate folders also have the exact same contents?  If not, then you could just try deleting one of each in Outlook.  It won't usually let you delete the Inbox, etc., but it might let you delete the copy.  If they really are actually completely duplicated (i.e. same items in each copy of each folder), then I would think that the mailbox is so screwed that it needs deleting and recreating.

You might also try running Outlook with the /resetfolder switch from the CMD prompt.
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I tried deleting them but not allow getting a message i think the folder name exists. I guess i can change the folder name and delete it which worked but in OWA on the bottom left the folder names now display Contacts1, Calendar1, journal1, tasks1?? Weird any ideas???
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