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Problems deleting e-mail?
If your account is over quota, you may have problems deleting
In http://webmail.nmt.edu/, the delete button
does not actually delete anything. It only moves e-mail to a
special trash folder called “INBOX.Trash”. If your account is over-quota, this operation fails
because it cannot re-create the e-mail in the trash folder, so
nothing gets deleted.
To work around this problem:
- Go to http://webmail.nmt.edu/ and log in.
- Click Options on the top bar.
- Click Folder preferences.
- Change “Trash folder” to “Do not use
- To free up space, delete any e-mail that you want to
- Change “Trash folder” back to “INBOX.Trash” to re-enable this feature that
protects you against accidental deletion.
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Last updated: 2006/04/25 22:24:43 UT