First of all, Outlook Express and Outlook are two different programs. Comcast does not retain mail on the server for long therefore they cannot recover it for you.
There is one thing you can try.
Download and install Recuva from here http://www.filehippo.com/download_recuva
After installation, open Recuva.
When you get to the File Type screen check Emails.
File location: Not sure.
Recuva will look for mail deleted from Outlook Express.
If it finds them, you can recover the mails.
FYI if you have Comcast related issues and don't know about this:
You post in the Comcast Help Forums
. If nothing else, your issue can be escalated to the forum administrator who can set the wheels in motion for a resolution.
Those Forums are provided to Comcast customers, and are a great resource for vendor specific issues. There are Forums for computer issues, email issues, security, internet, cable tv, CDV, billing, and customer service.
Many times we, the users there, can provide answers tech support and customer service can't.
Click the link below. The forum landing page will open. Click Sign In
. Log in with your Comcast user ID (the part before .net) and your password
. You will next see a first time forum users page, asking you to choose a screen name for use in the Forums. Once you set that up, you'll be taken back to the landing page. PLEASE DO NOT USE YOUR COMCAST EMAIL NAME FOR YOUR FORUM USER NAME
Before posting, take a moment to read the Posting Guidelines
. The link is on the top right hand side of the page.
Then choose the appropriate board to post in.
One thing to be aware of: By default you will be notified via email every time someone replies to a topic you have started or replied in. If you do not wish to receive the notifications you can disable them by clicking My Settings/Subscriptions & Bookmarks
the box next to Automatically subscribe me to topics I participate in
. Scroll down and click Save
(Once you get to the forum, save the page to your favorites/bookmarks. If you want to get to it from the Comcast home page, you have to jump through hoops to reach it)
Edited by Queen-Evie, 16 December 2011 - 11:36 AM.