How do I import or transfer my email addresses

  pj123 16:56 20 Feb 2003
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I have just replaced a friends old 486 DX40 with 850mb hard drive with a new PC Athlon xp2000 256mb ram 60gb hard drive.

the only thing he wants off the old disk is his email address book cos it has 952 addresses in it. I have tried copying wab.exe but it didn't work. does anyone know how please.

By the way the old 850mb hard drive will not work in the new computer as it has been drivespaced to make it look like a 1.6gb drive.

  jazzypop 17:11 20 Feb 2003

Open Outlook Express, choose File > Export, save to floppy.

The open Outlook Express on the new PC, choose File > Import

  pj123 17:37 20 Feb 2003

Sorry, tried that. the only option i get for export is a .csv file. and the only option i get for import is .wab?????

  jazzypop 17:54 20 Feb 2003

What version of Outlook Express is on each PC?

  pj123 21:50 20 Feb 2003

OE version 5

I have just had an email from a forum member with 7 pages of instructions. I am reading them now.

Watch this space

Pete

  jazzypop 22:52 20 Feb 2003

Seven pages??? !!

Try this instead - much simpler - click here

  pj123 23:05 20 Feb 2003

Thanks a lot. That does look simpler.

Pete

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