Windows Mail deleted IMAP account
Posted on 2011-02-25
I've got a Windwos Vista Laptop with Windows Mail installed. I had 2 IMAP accounts there and 1 POP account set up. I deleted 2 IMAP accounts under Tools-Accounts. By doing that I later discovered that these Inboxes had gone too with all my emails in it. Before I noticed that though I deleted those 2 IMAP accounts on the email server too which means that there is no copy of these emails anywhere now.
My question is that by deleteing these IMAP accounts from Wndows Mail, does Mail still actually keep these Inbox (and all subfolders) data files or has it completley deleted all the information?