Unable To Delete The Email From Outlook 2016

Unable To Delete The Email From Outlook 2016

If the emails keep flooding, and you are unable to delete them in Outlook, follow these simple steps to delete the emails.

  • Step 1:Open Outlook 2016 and go to the File menu.
  • Step 2:In the Account Information window, click the Account Settings icon.
  • Step 3:Select your account in which you cannot delete the emails and click More Settings.
  • Step 4:In the Internet E-mail Settings window, select the Advanced tab.
  • Step 5:Check the content boxes in the Deleted Items section. Then, click OK.
  • Step 6:Now, go back to your account inbox and delete the unwanted emails.
  • Step 7:If the issue persists, relaunch Outlook 2016 to empty the items in the deleted items mail folder.
  • Step 8:If the above method fails, open Outlook in Safe Mode by opening the Run window. Now, type outlook.exe/safe and delete those emails.