The Question is:
In vms mail, new mail message give a total of message. even though the total
does not reflect the actual message. How can I reset that value.
The Answer is :
You will want to acquire and read the OpenVMS Frequently Asked Questions
(FAQ) document, as you will find the answer to this question and to many
other common OpenVMS questions there.
The FAQ section involved here is:
MAIL KEEPS SAYING I HAVE NEW MESSAGES, BUT I DON'T. WHAT DO I DO?
Please download the text-format version of the FAQ, as it is easier to
search using web browser or local host text-searching tools.