By Alexei Segundo on Tuesday, April 22, 2008 12:58 AM
Confirm the mail item you want to delete using Outlook, as shown below.
Step 2. Log on to the MAPI profile using MFCMAPI
Install and run MFCMAPI.exe on a machine that has a MAPI profile for the mailbox you need to access.
From the Session menu select “Logon and Display Store Table” then select the appropriate MAPI profile (as you would normally with Outlook).
Note that MFCMAPI launches new windows that overlay each other.
The newly opened window will present you with a raw view of the mailbox within the Exchange Information Store. To reach folders within the mailbox, expand “Top of Information Store” in the left hand pane and navigate to the folder of interest (in this case the “Sent Items” folder.
Open the Sent Items window and locate and select the message you are interested in (in this case the email named “Test on Tuesday”.
From the Actions menu, select the Delete Message option.
A new window will open presenting you with three options. Choose the third option named “Permanent delete passing DELETE_HARD_DELETE (unrecoverable). Select OK.