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Old 03-09-2007, 12:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Forgive me for my ignorance but...

Windows 2003 Exchange

2003 Outlook

I have 2 inboxs, etc.. in outlook. One says 'Personal Folders' and the other one is 'Mailbox - my name'..

Does Outlook always set it up that way? If not, how do I delete the one I don't use?

When I go to 'Tools', 'Email acounts', 'View or change existing email accounts'....there is just one listed. It says 'Microsoft Exchange Server'. I'm afraid to hit 'remove' b/c I don't want it to remove the wrong one...

*So confused*

Can anyone help me out??? I'm learning...

thanks alot fellas! and did i mention that i love you guys!
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Old 03-09-2007, 01:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Is the email account you are using from a Exchange server? If so then you will most likely need both of those accounts on there.
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I didn't set it up but I'm pretty sure they are from an ExServer. Why do I need both? Can you help me understand?

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Possibly the personal folders is where you set up individual folders for incoming mail. Say you want all mail from your boss to go to a specific folder. Kind of a mail sorting thing. I may be completely wrong on this.
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Are you on a domian?

This could be setup like this from the Exchange Admin

A personal Files folder is what I set up for users to archive their emails so their inbox wont fill up.

Go to file, Data File Management and tell me if anything shows up in there
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