Microsoft KB Archive/248335
Article ID: 248335
Article Last Modified on 10/2/2002
- Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0 Macintosh Edition
This article was previously published under Q248335
For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook Express and Microsoft Outlook e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
257824 OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
This article describes how to compact the message store file in Outlook Express 5 for Macintosh.
To compact the message store, press OPTION while starting Outlook Express 5.
You receive the following message:
If you click Yes, the messages are compacted, any unused spaces are removed from the database. If you click No, you receive the following message:
If you click Yes to compact the database, any unused spaces are removed from the database, data that is corrupted is removed and links are broken . If you click No, a rebuild of the database is not done.
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