outlook - recovering messages

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Mubbers, Jul 2, 2003.

  1. Mubbers

    Mubbers Shoot! Political User

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    Further to my ongoing nightmare...

    Now I have a new install of XPP and M$ Office on my new HDD how do I retieve my outlook address book and messages from the old HDD.

    Mubbers
     
  2. scsa20

    scsa20 Simonsoft Network

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    You could try using Export/Import (located under the File menu)... I know how you can get your messages back, look for Outlook.pst and put it under <user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook
     
  3. Mubbers

    Mubbers Shoot! Political User

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    Thankyou

    I had searched for *.pst files but for some reason it didn't come up with anything. Then after changing the search criteria to INCLUDE hidden files etc...

    Ha

    Thanks again guys :D

    Mubbers

    BTW all my e-mails back where they should be!