outlook express

  hadileen 08:17 05 Sep 2003
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i have win2000,i had problem booting so i tried all the recovery tricks and i couldn't fix so i had to reinstall win2000 on the same directory, it worked but i also had to reinstall office 2000 , now i'm looking for my contacts-mails in outlook express, i couldn't find it , how can i retreive it?

  Taff36 08:41 05 Sep 2003

In explorer click once on your c drive to highlight it. Then CTRL + F Key. This will bring up a search box. Type in *.wab and search making a note of the full path to the correct Windows Address Book.

Repeat using *.dbx to locate your old message folders and make a note of the path again.

If they are there (?) you can import them into Outlook Express by going to the FILE > IMPORT menu and selecting them. If you get stuck at this stage look in the help files of OE for a step by step guide.

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