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Old 17 Nov 2004, 06:59 AM   #13
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Originally posted by war17
Someone may complain that he or she tried to PM you, but gets an error message from vBulletin that your PM box is full. You delete all the messages in the Inbox, and sender still gets an indication that your PM box is full.

Go to your PM box and click on Jump to Sent Items folder and delete the messages there. Also, jump to Message Tracking folder and delete the messages there. Now you can receive private messages.
Also, change the view from the default (for me it's usually "the last year") to "the beginning"; that way you'll be sure to see all messages in the folder you're looking at.

One time I did this, I found a shed-load of messages from 2002 which I'd forgotten about, and because of the default cut-off didn't know I still had...
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