Where are email files

  Taw® 19:23 22 Feb 2006

Recently lost the system snd reinstalled Win XP were it kept all my files. However I had to reinstall programmes such as office etc. Would my old emails be kept anywhere or are they lost for ever? Using MS outlook

  ICF 19:27 22 Feb 2006


  Big Elf 19:28 22 Feb 2006

Search for hidden files and folders for something like outlook.pst (or *.pst).

Or check your backup.

  ICF 19:30 22 Feb 2006

Just a thought did you do a format then reinstall or just a repair?

  Taw® 21:09 22 Feb 2006

ICF i thought I was doing a format but it must have been a repair. Although i had to load all my programmes back on, my folders and files were all intact. That was why I was wondering if my old emails would be anywhere.

  ICF 18:47 23 Feb 2006

Search for .DBX files if you are using Outlook express

  Taw® 19:45 23 Feb 2006

Cheers folks no joy, so must be gone

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