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Old 12-19-2004, 10:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Old outlook express files

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I recenlty reinstalled my windows into a new harddrive which i bought. However i couldn't find the old outlook express emails which were in the old OS. Does anyone know where these files are? I am quite sure they are not deleted as they were in another hard drive.

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Old 12-20-2004, 01:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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What files are you looking for exactly? Addresses or what? If that's what you are after, try searching for wab.exe on your old drive. Usually found in the Outlook Express folder in the program files folder.

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Old 12-20-2004, 07:38 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I am looking for the old email files that were in the INBOX of the old outlook express...
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Old 12-20-2004, 09:08 AM   #4 (permalink)
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If your looking for your old mailbox and what not there *.dbx im not sure of the exact path but its something like

C:\documents and settings\<username>\application data\microsoft\outlook\

or somewhare in there just search windows for'em. Eather that to i beleave you can export your indox to a txt or csv. You could try that aswell.

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Old 12-21-2004, 04:28 AM   #5 (permalink)
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oh thank you very much!
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