how to move email from one PC to another

  [DELETED] 10:36 16 Sep 2003

hi, i wish to transfer my email inbox from one PC to another using Outlook, how do i go about doing this?

I have Windows XP, i tried exporting it but some parts of the messages are missing when imported to the other PC. The whole message is not getting exported for some reason.

Is their another way?

Thanks alot in advance for any tips

  [DELETED] 10:47 16 Sep 2003

Hummm... I know a number of ways to import e-mails into Outlook express, but I think Outlook 95/97/98/2000/2002 will differ greatly. How are you transporting them from machine to machine?? i.e. By Network or CD/3.5" Floppy.

  scotty 11:07 16 Sep 2003

In Outlook there is an Import\Export option under the Files menu. Just follow the on-screen instructions. For Outlook (as opposed to Outlook Express) export to file type .pst.

  [DELETED] 14:17 16 Sep 2003

Are both PC's using the same e-mail software i.e. whether MSOutlook or Outlook Express etc.?

How did you carry out the export that resulted in it missing parts of the message?

What is/are the missing "parts of the messages" you refer to? Subjects? Attachments? Addresses?

  [DELETED] 15:39 16 Sep 2003

i just imported it as a pst file and nothing seems to be missing from the email messages.

Thanks alot for all your responses

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

How to watch the World Cup for free on TV and online

PostPanic's latest short film is a thrilling love letter to film and TV history

Best external graphics cards (eGPUs) for Mac

Les meilleurs navigateurs internet (2018)