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Ext User(airpix)
02-06-2007, 01:43 AM
Thanks to all, you answered my question and were a great help.

Airpix



On May 29, 9:06 pm, "JS" <@> wrote:
> You are correct. Actually two files end up in the Recycle bin for each
> folder name (myfolder.dbx and myfolder.bak) and newsgroup name. Both files
> in the Recycle Bin (.dbx and .bak) are the same size so you end up with
> double the space being consumed. But the size of a recycle bin can be set to
> meet each user's needs and contents deleted periodically if need be.
>
> I my case I use Sync Toy to make a backup of the Outlook Express folders to
> another drive so what I typically see in the recycle bin are the results of
> Sync Toy doing it's job and never noticed the results of a compacting
> operation.
>
> JS
>
> "Poprivet" <popri...@devnull.spamcop.net> wrote in message
>
> news:OKBvS1koHHA.5008@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>
>
>
> > JS wrote:
> >> No they don't take additional space, the compacting process creates
> >> new files for each folder and then deletes the old un-compacted files.
>
> >> JS
>
> > No, it does not. When you see that copying message it's copying files to
> > the Recycle Bin. It's up to YOU to empty the Recycle Bin. And yes, they
> > do take extra space until you empty the recycle bin. They also do not get
> > automatically deleted.
>
> > Pop`
>
> >> "airpix" <j...@lesvants.com> wrote in message
> >>news:1180477660.399933.193940@m36g2000hse.googlegr oups.com...
> >>> When Outlook Express is compacting folders the program says it's
> >>> copying folders. Does anyone know if these copied flders are actually
> >>> stored somewhere (taking up hard drive space) and if so , where?
>
> >>> Thanks,Airpix- Hide quoted text -
>
> - Show quoted text -

Ext User(JS)
02-06-2007, 02:49 AM
You're Welcome.

JS

"airpix" <jford@lesvants.com> wrote in message
news:1180700620.230929.113100@q66g2000hsg.googlegr oups.com...
> Thanks to all, you answered my question and were a great help.
>
> Airpix
>
>
>
> On May 29, 9:06 pm, "JS" <@> wrote:
>> You are correct. Actually two files end up in the Recycle bin for each
>> folder name (myfolder.dbx and myfolder.bak) and newsgroup name. Both
>> files
>> in the Recycle Bin (.dbx and .bak) are the same size so you end up with
>> double the space being consumed. But the size of a recycle bin can be set
>> to
>> meet each user's needs and contents deleted periodically if need be.
>>
>> I my case I use Sync Toy to make a backup of the Outlook Express folders
>> to
>> another drive so what I typically see in the recycle bin are the results
>> of
>> Sync Toy doing it's job and never noticed the results of a compacting
>> operation.
>>
>> JS
>>
>> "Poprivet" <popri...@devnull.spamcop.net> wrote in message
>>
>> news:OKBvS1koHHA.5008@TK2MSFTNGP05.phx.gbl...
>>
>>
>>
>> > JS wrote:
>> >> No they don't take additional space, the compacting process creates
>> >> new files for each folder and then deletes the old un-compacted files.
>>
>> >> JS
>>
>> > No, it does not. When you see that copying message it's copying files
>> > to
>> > the Recycle Bin. It's up to YOU to empty the Recycle Bin. And yes,
>> > they
>> > do take extra space until you empty the recycle bin. They also do not
>> > get
>> > automatically deleted.
>>
>> > Pop`
>>
>> >> "airpix" <j...@lesvants.com> wrote in message
>> >>news:1180477660.399933.193940@m36g2000hse.googlegr oups.com...
>> >>> When Outlook Express is compacting folders the program says it's
>> >>> copying folders. Does anyone know if these copied flders are actually
>> >>> stored somewhere (taking up hard drive space) and if so , where?
>>
>> >>> Thanks,Airpix- Hide quoted text -
>>
>> - Show quoted text -
>
>

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