[Spambayes] retrieving a deleted spam e-mail

Tony Meyer tameyer at ihug.co.nz
Mon Sep 20 07:36:20 CEST 2004

> how do I retrieve my deleted spam mail 
> I accidentally deleted all 

Note that it really helps us if you can provide as much information as

If you are using the Outlook plug-in, then:

 (a) If you mean that you accidentally used the "delete as spam" button on
mail, then simply go into your spam folder, find the mail, and use the
"recover from spam" button to move them back.

 (b) If you mean that you deleted the spam folder, please see FAQ 3.13:

 (c) If you mean that you deleted the mail in the spam folder, then this is
just an Outlook question.  If you want it back, it might be in the "Deleted
Items" folder, but if not, then it's gone for good.

If you are using sb_server, then:

 (a) If you mean that you've done something with mail in your mail client,
then this is nothing to do with sb_server, and you'll have to use the help
for the mailer to figure out what to do.

 (b) If you mean that you want to retrieve mail you've classified with the
web interface, then you can use the "Find" query on the main page to do

If you mean something else, please let us know, but with as much detail as

=Tony Meyer

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