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Thread poster: Johanna Timm, PhD

Johanna Timm, PhD  Identity Verified
Canada
Local time: 07:00
Member (2002)
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Apr 27, 2005

Dear colleagues,

Since yesterday, I am receiving a double version of each mail that is sent to my account. I assume I have inadvertently used a key combination that must have caused this. Can anyone help me to fix it? I am using Outlook. It affects both mail received from Proz and other mail. Many thanks!
johanna


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Derek Gill Franßen  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 16:00
German to English
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Rules and Alerts Apr 27, 2005

Hi Johanna,

I can't imagine that you inadvertently set up a rule in Outlook, but who knows... It is, however, possible to set up a rule that sends a copy of an incoming mail to another (or even the same) folder.

The "Rules and Alerts" can be found under the menu item "Tools" - maybe you should have a look there and see what (if any) rules are set up.

It may be something entirely different, but then again...

Best regards from (a rainy) Kiel,

Derek

[Edited at 2005-04-27 22:18]


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swisstell
Italy
Local time: 16:00
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Same happens to me Apr 27, 2005

and not necessarely in my Proz email. I suspect it has to do with my provider's program but I am not getting any real help from there.
Best regards from (sunny) Florida.

[Edited at 2005-04-27 22:34]

[Edited at 2005-04-27 22:34]


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Balasubramaniam L.  Identity Verified
India
Local time: 20:30
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Me too Apr 28, 2005

I also have the same problem, but only when I download mails to my outlook express. I don't think it has anything to do with proz.com. I also find that if I delete one of the twin mails, both mails get deleted! They seem inseparable!

Balasubramaniam


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Johanna Timm, PhD  Identity Verified
Canada
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Problem fixed May 2, 2005

and embarrasingly easy at that restarting the computer made the problem go away....
cheers, j.


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