Deleting mail from imap.aol.com folder

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  1. Thaddeus

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    I am running outlook 2002, I have a folder for aol (free mail). When I
    delete a message it only strikes a line through the message. It will NOT
    permenatly delete the message, I cannot even move the message to another
    folder, like the "deleted items" folder.

    How can I delete these messages from my view like the other accounts I have?
     
    Thaddeus, Mar 20, 2008
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  2. Look at the Edit, Purge menu.

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    "Thaddeus" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > I am running outlook 2002, I have a folder for aol (free mail). When I
    > delete a message it only strikes a line through the message. It will NOT
    > permenatly delete the message, I cannot even move the message to another
    > folder, like the "deleted items" folder.
    >
    > How can I delete these messages from my view like the other accounts I
    > have?
     
    Diane Poremsky [MVP], Mar 21, 2008
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