I use Mailstore Home for backing up OE to an external using XClone. I'm about to get a new PC ( going from XP to Vista H.P.) When I access the Mailstore folder on the back up the messages are contained (presumambly) in .dat files which open in code. I did read somewhere that with some applications you can change the name from .dat to .txt to open them, I tried with one of them, but doesn't work in this case. No point in backing up in code so any suggestions to open them would be appreciated. Thanks.
Marg7 Thanks. Unable to find the MailstoreHome config. Must be different to Server. Failing anything else I will back up to DVD or CD when the time comes assuming they burn as text. Presumably I can also copy over the MSH programme to the new PC which should give me access to my emails.
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