When do you empty your trash mailbox?
Stephen D. Williams
Thu, 17 Jan 2002 20:23:20 -0500
Wow, how primitive!
Why don't you find and use an imap server! I access email from several
different computers and I use access to way more than 600MB of archives.
;-) After purging a few months ago and selective compression, my email
archive is about 3GB. It'd still fit on a DVD-R.
Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
>Udhay Shankar N wrote:
>>What is the frequency of emptying and fillup for you folks?
>Every day I put about 600MB on CD and take it in to work.
>At the end of the day I put the updated 600MB on CD and
>take it home. So I empty my trash at least twice a day.
>It's not uncommon for me to do it more often if I've
>gotten a lot of mail; I use Netscrape and when it crashes
>it often 'forgets' that it deleted or moved mail out of the
>inbox. Compressing the folders and emptying the trash
>keeps recovery effort to a minimum..