How can I remove duplicate email messages from Outlook 2003/2007?

Posted on 2007-11-29
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Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I am hoping someone can assist.  I would like to remove duplicate email messages from Outlook 2003 / 2007 client in an Exchange 2003 Server / AD environment.  

I know there is a way, but don't recall how to remove duplicate email messages using Outlook client.

Thank you in advance.

Question by:dgriffit55
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Hello dgriffit55,

Here are several ways to remove duplicate emails

Hope this helps!
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by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
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personally I use mapilab's outlook delete duplicate email remover. Are these duplicates from an import operation or faulty rules settings http://www.mapilab.com/

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I am not sure.  A user was trying to make copies of her email messages, instead of making an archive.pst and next thing I know she is contacting me about having duplicates.

Thanks for all the great help.

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Bob, were you able to remove the duplicates?

Author Comment

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Yes, I had the user remove them manually.

Thanks for the info though.  I will sure to keep these plug-ins in mind the next time.


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