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When deleting messages in Outlook getting messaging interface error
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Question by:jmikestory
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by:oldPCguy
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Try running the Inbox repair tool
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war1 earned 500 total points
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Hello jmikestory,

What is the exact error message?  Does the problem occur with you receive emails?

Sounds like your PST file is corrupt.  Repair Damaged Outlook PST File
ScanPST
http://www.emailaddressmanager.com/outlook/repair.html
OR
Outlook Recovery Toolbox
http://www.oemailrecovery.com/outlook-recovery.html

PST file is located in C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook folder.  It is a hidden file, so you have to unhide hidden files. Open Windows Explorer folder and select Tools > Folders Options > View. Check "Show hidden files and folders". Click OK.

Hope this helps!
war1
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Thanks for the prompt replies.  After all the trouble, the staffer reports back that he deleted a substantial number of old email messages, and he's back in business.  That was my original recommendation to him, but something got "lost in translation".  Sorry for the bother
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mikestory, glad the problem is fixed. Thanks for the points.
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