how to move email from one PC to another

  Giggsy252 10:36 16 Sep 2003
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hi, i wish to transfer my email inbox from one PC to another using Outlook, how do i go about doing this?

I have Windows XP, i tried exporting it but some parts of the messages are missing when imported to the other PC. The whole message is not getting exported for some reason.

Is their another way?

Thanks alot in advance for any tips

  SheffieldSpy 10:47 16 Sep 2003

Hummm... I know a number of ways to import e-mails into Outlook express, but I think Outlook 95/97/98/2000/2002 will differ greatly. How are you transporting them from machine to machine?? i.e. By Network or CD/3.5" Floppy.

  scotty 11:07 16 Sep 2003

In Outlook there is an Import\Export option under the Files menu. Just follow the on-screen instructions. For Outlook (as opposed to Outlook Express) export to file type .pst.

  Tj_El 14:17 16 Sep 2003

Are both PC's using the same e-mail software i.e. whether MSOutlook or Outlook Express etc.?

How did you carry out the export that resulted in it missing parts of the message?

What is/are the missing "parts of the messages" you refer to? Subjects? Attachments? Addresses?

  Giggsy252 15:39 16 Sep 2003

i just imported it as a pst file and nothing seems to be missing from the email messages.

Thanks alot for all your responses

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