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Outlook 2010 - Deleting Large Email Files

Deleting Large E-Mail Files

1.            Within Outlook, right click the “Search Folders” option in the left-hand column of the Outlook application. Select “New Search Folder”.


2.            Scroll down on the pop-up window and select “Large Mail”.


3.            Select the “Larger than 100KB” Folder that appears under the “Search Folders” option.


4.            Please look through the results of this search and delete all appropriate e-mails.

5.            After deleting all applicable e-mails, please right click the “Deleted Items” folder, and select the “Empty Folder” option from the list that appears. This will permanently delete all e-mails in the folder.



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