NEW SET UP E/MAIL PROBLEM

  little jack 18:15 20 Aug 2009
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I have just set up a new base unit and monitor/tv all working well but can any one tell me how to transfer my e/mail address 'pop.ntlworld.com ?i thought i could unplug broadband lead from old computer and plug into new but it did not work ? any ideas ?

  Taff™ 18:25 20 Aug 2009

What operating systems are the two computers? If the old one was XP you can export the mail accounts from Outlook Express I think.

  little jack 18:40 20 Aug 2009

both windows xp. J

  little jack 19:49 20 Aug 2009

I would be happy if i could transfer my old e/mail address to my new pc ? J

  johnnyrocker 20:25 20 Aug 2009

you should be able to do this with file and transfer wizard look here for further info
click here


johnny

  little jack 09:19 21 Aug 2009

Thanks can you select what you want to transfer ie just outlook express + e/mail address. J

  britto 16:39 21 Aug 2009

I followed this

click here

  BT 17:15 21 Aug 2009

Save your accounts and address book from your old PC, then Import them on your new one.

To save your accounts goto Tools>Accounts and Export each one. Save to a usb stick.

For your Address book. Open the Address Book and goto File>Export>Address Book(WAB). Save to the same USB stick as your accounts.

Probably best to put them both in a Labelled folder so you know what they are, and keep it safe. Saves a lot of time if you need to recover them at any time. Just remember to update them occasionally.

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