Transferring E-mails in OE to New Computer

  Cuttle 20:30 07 Jul 2008
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Can anybody tell me how to transfer emails which I have filed in folders in Outlook Express on my old computer, to similarly-named folders in Outlook Express on my new computer please?
I can't drag the folders to my A:/ or D:/ drive to do this, and Windows' Files & Settings Transfer Wizard won't seem to do it either. Also I can't find ordinary filenames for the emails, which I'm wondering may be at the root of the problem.
Any help would be much appreciated.

  chub_tor 20:44 07 Jul 2008
  peter99co 21:17 07 Jul 2008

Export and Import via a Pen drive was easy to do

  Cuttle 12:06 10 Jul 2008

chub_tor
Many thanks for the Ganfyd information. Have you any experience of this process by any chance? I managed to pick up the archived emails from the old computer OK, but then became lost (points 4-6). Is it just a question then of copying into My Documents in the new computer and then pasting that file into the new folder in OE? Sorry to appear obtuse!

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