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Emails get dissapeared

Posted on 2012-04-09
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i have a strange stuff going on
i have sbs 2003 with outlook 2010
randomly i move email from one folder to other i go out from the folder get back in again
and the mail is gone!
i have lots of folder in my outlook but i dont think this is the problem
is there any kind of limt folder to sbs 2003 with outlook 2010?
how can this happen that the email just dissapears???
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by:Anuroopsundd
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in outlook check the view settings.. it can be you have set the folder to just view the last 7 days mails or some other settings..
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by:shahzamm
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it could be filter applied to folder or PST. View -> View Settings-> Filters & clear all filters
it could be you are using 2 places to login. maybe one place youare using mailbox as default & another place PSt as default.
it could be auto archiving.
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by:IT_Group1
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ive reset the view  by the reset button
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by:IT_Group1
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where is the 7 days setting?
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by:Anuroopsundd
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Select View Tab- Change View...  you have different options there.
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by:IT_Group1
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sorry
but i cant find the 7 days setting
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by:Anuroopsundd
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see attached
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by:IT_Group1
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but i dont have these settings when i click the change settings button
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by:Anuroopsundd
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Click on Change View.. not Change Settings.
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Anuroopsundd earned 500 total points
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when you click on Change View..
Click on manage All Views
select the <Current View Settings> and click on Modify

Can you confirm Filter is off... see attached image...
filter.JPG
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by:IT_Group1
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i will check it and let you know tomorrow
10x!!
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by:abdulalikhan
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You can find the last seven day option in the Filter settings.

There is also a possibility that MAPI views are corrupted. First search the outlook with all item option if you are able to view the email then it is the MAPI view corruption.

The mapi tool is a free tool available.

I lost the link to recover this option. Please let me know if this is the problem, I will send you that link.
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by:John Hurst
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If you close Outlook (shut Outlook down), and then re-open it, does the Mail return?  I stopped using Outlook Favourites to cure this problem.

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by:Amit
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Use copy, it is always recommended to copy the data. Copy/Compare/Delete. Move option always has the risk.
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by:IT_Group1
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i checked and there is no 7 days filter or any other filter
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by:abdulalikhan
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Have you checked my suggestions. There is a possibility that the MAPI view is disturbed, check by searching the emails with all items option enabled. For correction you have to use MAPITOOL.
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by:IT_Group1
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the missing emails are also missing via OWA
so i still to check the mapi?
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by:abdulalikhan
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check through MAPITOOL.
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