1.    07 May 2007 #1
    meron Guest

    Importing my address book from OE to WM


    My addressbook for some odd reason was not stored in my message store and
    therefore could not import it to WM along with my message folders. I coped
    it as AddressBook but find the extensions for each address strange lookiing.
    It is green and does not resemble the usual extension with each address.

    Would appreciate your help.

    Thanks.


    Raya

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  2.    07 May 2007 #2
    DGuess Guest

    Re: Importing my address book from OE to WM


    It's never been stored in the message stores.

    It's stored in a WAB file


    "meron" <rmeron@bluewin.ch> wrote in message
    news:3B16C0E3-5482-4504-B280-C13E49C404BD@microsoft.com...
    > My addressbook for some odd reason was not stored in my message store and
    > therefore could not import it to WM along with my message folders. I
    > coped it as AddressBook but find the extensions for each address strange
    > lookiing. It is green and does not resemble the usual extension with each
    > address.
    >
    > Would appreciate your help.
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    >
    > Raya


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  3.    07 May 2007 #3
    Chris Lee Guest

    Moving from OE on XP to WM on VISTA


    Dear Microsoft Windows Mail Team:

    I was using a Dell laptop running on Windows XP. Now, I just bought a new
    laptop running on Windows Vista and need to transfer all my contact
    information (email address, setting, etc.) from Outlook Express to my
    Windows Mail. Please advise what I need to do. Thank you.

    Waiting to hear from you.

    Regards,
    Chris

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  4.    07 May 2007 #4
    DGuess Guest

    Re: Moving from OE on XP to WM on VISTA



    1) Copy the WAB files from XP to the Vista machine then use File | Import |
    Windows Contacts

    Select Windows Address Book File

    Press Import

    or

    2)
    Open Address Book
    File | Export | Other Address BookText File (Comma Separated Values)
    Press Export button
    Press Browse button
    Type in for a name Contact.csv
    Press Save

    Folder and Groups are NOT exported



    "Chris Lee" <chris.lee@brinkster.net> wrote in message
    news:4E921EB0-5D67-4280-80E4-8154037D3A18@microsoft.com...
    > Dear Microsoft Windows Mail Team:
    >
    > I was using a Dell laptop running on Windows XP. Now, I just bought a new
    > laptop running on Windows Vista and need to transfer all my contact
    > information (email address, setting, etc.) from Outlook Express to my
    > Windows Mail. Please advise what I need to do. Thank you.
    >
    > Waiting to hear from you.
    >
    > Regards,
    > Chris
    >


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  5.    08 May 2007 #5
    Steve Cochran Guest

    Re: Moving from OE on XP to WM on VISTA


    See also www.oehelp.com/backup.aspx#oe2wm

    steve

    "Chris Lee" <chris.lee@brinkster.net> wrote in message
    news:4E921EB0-5D67-4280-80E4-8154037D3A18@microsoft.com...
    > Dear Microsoft Windows Mail Team:
    >
    > I was using a Dell laptop running on Windows XP. Now, I just bought a new
    > laptop running on Windows Vista and need to transfer all my contact
    > information (email address, setting, etc.) from Outlook Express to my
    > Windows Mail. Please advise what I need to do. Thank you.
    >
    > Waiting to hear from you.
    >
    > Regards,
    > Chris
    >


      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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