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Nicole September 10, 2006 10:54 AM I had this same problem -- the folder with the files that you are importing CAN NOT be read only!! I moved all my dbx files from my newly installed OE to a safe location (just in case...). Why does the discriminant tell us how many zeroes a quadratic equation has? Leo December 15, 2005 8:24 PM Shanthi: .dbx files are outlook express files. this content

You say "from an OE6 store directory" Many thanks. I am getting the dreaded "The specified message store could not be opened, it could be in use by OE". Posted by: Clare Shemeta at October 15, 2006 01:28 PM I set the disk with the crashed OS as a slave and just transferred the files as you indicated. On the File menu, click Export, and then click Address Book. 2.

I want to import the contents of those dbx files to Outlook. Laurea November 15, 2005 3:13 PM Thank you Martin - That worked like a charm!! Nothing else worked for me. All the folders are not hidden and Display contents of system folders is enabled.

And fortunately, covers all the basics and more. Short URL to this thread: Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Hey Presto! Click Accounts on the Tools menu. 2.

Or if you prefer, you can move the older messages to a specific folder. I went back and followed Al Ball's instructions, but got balled up on step 5. Samantha Smith April 4, 2008 3:50 AM Please tell me if I import my outlook express e-mail from my old computer onto my new one, will the e-mail still exist on Adela Adela April 24, 2006 9:43 AM Correcting my message of 4-23: I used the wrong terms, I meant to ask how to move folders I created in OE, from one

auntiem posted Jan 18, 2017 Modify GPO but option doesn't show cees09 posted Dec 21, 2016 How do I get the disk drive... Select an e-mail or news account and click the Export button. 3. THEN, prime each folder again. I would try it myself, but don't have Outlook Express 6...

If so, then >> find and copy the folders.dbx file into the folder you are trying to >> import from. > > > Thank you all for the replies. > > Or, do I go further along the path and select Outlook Express and install there ? The problem I'm having is when I try to export my messages from OE6 It asks me to choose a Profile or create a new one then I get an error I can't see to import or transfer them.

I hope this helps you guys. news Here you can move all messages from a sender or delete them as a group. C:\Documents and Settings\User1\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{D527DBE8-700A-4E15-A0CE-B9B792E84D20}\Microsoft\Outlook Express Ted Berra January 2, 2007 10:22 AM I see that many, like myself, who followed Leo's instructions, are still unable to import the 'old' emails Soon I will need to know how to download and install what I have saved.

I had to reload OEBackup and direct it to my backup folder, but it restored all my folders (and I keep almost everything). Mark Glazener March 12, 2005 3:13 PM I had the same problem about importing and having Outlook Express tell me there were no files to import. Don't worry about all that exporting/importing bollox. have a peek at these guys On the File menu, click Import, and then click Other Address Book. 2.

I have ran a search on every extension I could find and I can not locate my old emails or contact info. The "read only" attribute does not stay unset. I'd be very glad for your help.

Error is ( you are sending this message as a rich-text html message some of the recipients prefer to receive only plain text message Leo April 22, 2006 9:09 AM As

Here is a possible solution to that issue: I hope this helps Curtis February 26, 2006 10:21 PM I've tried everything. Once you've selected that, press Next and you can choose which folders to import. by Sharon Profis 3:14 Close Drag Microsoft yesterday released the preview of its new browser-based e-mail service, You need to copy the contents of the CD ROM to your hard disk, THEN reset the read-only flag on that copy.

filename) on my old computer? Thank you! When I attempt to do this I get a message that the files cannot be opened because they are already being used by another proramme. check my blog I could also import it to Microsoft Outlook, but not Outlook Express where all my other files are.

Then, close Outlook Express and open your store folder. Thanks. I tried doing them individually as well, they just won't go back in, I deselected the read only aspect, there is content in them, but they won't import back :( Leo ive managed to import them and the names are their in the inbox folder but each name has no email to read!!

Screenshot by Kent German/CNET You can manage your incoming messages by sender under the Safe and blocked senders option of the Settings menu. Open Outlook, file, import, messages, (which version your importing from), next, import from OE6 store directory, ok , next, all , next. I have seriously thought of doing that. Folders and Quick View categories's Folders feature is similar to that on other popular e-mail services.

What email program were they saved with?

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