copying dbx files from win98 to 2000

  headdeball 13:26 20 Apr 2005

I have just got a new machine running win2000.I have put my old hard drive ,which ran win98,in as a slave.How can I transfer my old e-mails into Outlook express on the win2000 drive?

  Yoda Knight 13:35 20 Apr 2005

setup outlook on the 2k machine, do a search for the *.dbx files, take a note of their loaction, copy the win98 ones over them

  DieSse 14:22 20 Apr 2005

Open Outlook Express - go to File - Import - Massages - then follow the dialogue through. You will need to browse to the folder that contains the .dbx files, not to the .dbx files themselves.

  DieSse 14:23 20 Apr 2005

Massages - the mind boggles - Messages, of course!

  headdeball 15:39 20 Apr 2005

Thanks Diesss ,it worked a treat

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