Outlook XP email file name/location

NathanA

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I'm about to format my old PC. I need to backup the file that contains all of my e-mails within Office XP. What is the name of the file, and where is it located? Thanks in advance!

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jkipk

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Here's a MS Knowledge Base article that tells you all about how to back up and restore your Outlook files:kb287070

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Geffy

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Tools > Options> Maintaintance Tab I think has the folder store. I cant say for definite though as its been about a year since I used MS Office
 

rushm001

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File > Data File Management.

I think the default location would be c:\documents and settings\%user%\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook
 

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