How do you delete email

Janet Cushing 0 Reputation points

I get the error message "You do not have appropriate permissions to perform the operation" when trying to delete a email

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  1. Q&A Assist
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    To delete an email, you can select the email and then click the delete button. However, if you receive an error message saying "You do not have appropriate permissions to perform the operation," it is possible that you do not have the necessary permissions to delete the email. You may need to contact your technical support or administrator to check your permissions.

    I'm sorry, but the provided context does not contain specific information on how to resolve this issue.


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  2. ChristyZhang-MSFT 21,181 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Janet Cushing ,

    Welcome to our forum!

    Does this issue occur when you delete emails in your own mailbox or other folders, just like shared folder?

    And does this issue occur delete all emails or some specific emails?

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