As you have noticed, WM by default deletes mail on the server after it has
been downloaded. This is to prevent your server inbox from filling up.
Most ISP's have a limit. You can set WM to leave messages on the server,
but you probably should have it delete them after a few days.
Tools - Accounts - youraccount - Properties - Advanced
[x] Leave a copy of messages on server
[x] Remove from server after xx days
"John H" <John H@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> I use Cox webmail. If I log into their mail system at cox.net my inbox is
> empty, because every time Windows Mail send/recieves it deletes the
> How do I stop this? I want to keep my email stored on Cox's server incase
> my hard drive ever fails.