Transferring IE & OE personal data to new PC

  Hughir 10:37 20 Jan 2004

I have just installed a new Dell 8300 PC with Windows XP. Any suggestions how I can transfer my website favourites, address book and retained emails accross from my old PC which runs on 98SE please. I know that XP has a file transfer process but it isn't easy identifying the appropriate files on my old PC.

  tykesutd 10:46 20 Jan 2004
  Big Elf 12:40 20 Jan 2004

OE files have a *.dbx extension
Address Book I think is *.wab
Look for the favorites folder which will probably fit on a floppy.

Search for the locations on your new system (you may have to search for hidden files and folders).

  Hughir 16:38 21 Jan 2004

Thanks tykesutd and Big Elf - I will give them a try.

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