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Can't Move Messages to Trash

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I have several accounts working with Thunderbird. All my G-mail accounts operate perfectly. However, a university account (from U Illinois) is giving me problems. I can send and receive e-mail fine with this account, but I'm unable to move any messages to the Trash. Whenever I try, the to-be-deleted message just returns to the In box. The "Trash" folder name is also greyed out and italicized. I called the Tech Help desk at my university, and together, we verified that the Trash function works perfectly in the campus interface version of e-mail, so the problem is definitely with the Thunderbird interface. She walked me through all the steps from this webpage, to delete all the trash folders:*thunderbird:mac:tb78__;Iw!!DZ3fjg!vY9BO1nZ1euFy0qldXQIcIIw2yoveyYkfVcgzIiM4Jzn_9LbJqlQTOgKn4LkReZk4MQ$ After that, we checked the Trash folders for my G-mail accounts and verified that the Trash folder works on the supported Outlook web app for my U Illinois e-mail account. But the problem still remains with my U Illinois e-mail messages being unable to be moved to Trash. Any suggestions would be much appreciated!