Re: Finding lost messages in outlook express

DBX is just a file extension indicator. I'm not sure what it actually stands 
for. .DBX files are files containing compressed email messages.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Devona Abel" <djasister@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, February 18, 2007 4:30 PM
Subject: Re: Finding lost messages in outlook express


What does dbx stand for?

Devona
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Robert Hebert" <roberthebert@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, February 18, 2007 3:29 PM
Subject: Re: Finding lost messages in outlook express


> Try googling
> "how to open a .dbx file".
> Although the "deleted items" .dbx file is present in the store folder,
> have you checked its size?
> If it is only a few kilobytes, you will know there is nothing in there.
> Also, does your .dbx file have a .bac extension?
> When I researched this issue about a year ago, I was unable to find a way
> to restore my deleted items file--not unless, that is, you are running a
> specific backup program/utility.
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Vicki" <amethyst17@xxxxxxx>
> To: "JFW List" <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, February 18, 2007 12:40 PM
> Subject: re: Finding lost messages in outlook express
>
>
> I found the location, but now I need a JAWS accessible program to open the
> .DBX file. Any suggestions? I looked on several possible websites, and
> couldn't find anything. Thanks.
>
> Vicki
>
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