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Can I import my old gmail emails to

Question: Can I import my old gmail emails to

I'm transitioning away from using Gmail as my primary account, and have t set to forward everything to my account. But is there a way I can bring my archived emails over so I don't hav to go to gmail to look for them? thanks.

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Answer: Can I import my old gmail emails to

If you move everything to the inbox, and choose to retrieve all in the pop settings it will retrieve all of it. Then setup your outlook like you want it

I was just thinking, use windows live mail, set up IMAP and add your gmail account. Then you can move all the email to your live email, and it will show in too

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^ as the titles says

Answer:how to import outlook 2007 emails to Gmail?

I've not tried but I would of thought it would just be as easy as set your gmail up as imap in your outlook client and then just move the emails over between the folders.

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I have several giga of emails on my local OutLook and I need to export it to Gmail ​ What is the best and none tech way to do it ? ​

Answer:What is the easiest way to import emails from Outlook(also express) to Gmail

Hi and Welcome,
I found this, hope it's some help?

"...... looking for a trick to archive all Outlook email messages (and folders) to his online Gmail account for two reasons – one is secure backup and two, he will be able to access his old emails from any computer."



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I have been trying to follow this guide to get my local emails uploaded onto Gmail:

Unfortunately it seems that this guide is for Outlook users, and I use thunderbird. Does anybody know of a way to import local emails from Thunderbird to Gmail?

I've heard of the "Gmail Loader" program, but AFAIK this program will strip the emails of their original send dates. What I'd really like is for a solution where all my local messages can be sent and stored on Gmail, with the original sender information retained, and the original send dates retained. Any ideas? Thanks in advance.

Answer:Import thunderbird emails to Gmail

Here are the instructions from gmail to enable IMAP in thunderbird ->

Just attach to GMAIL via IMAP and the drag and drop you saved local email to GMAIL through thunderbird.

Make sure you enable IMAP in your GMAIL settings under Settings -> Forwarding and POP/IMAP.

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The question really says all about what I want to do, or need help on. I recently signed up for a new outlook account to try out the new outlook preview and I've set up gmail to automatically forward new messages to my outlook account so that I can use outlook to manage my gmail account.

Do any of you know how I would be able to forward the old messages, and not the new ones, to my outlook? I already know that they can be fetched into outlook by outlook's very own service, forwarding would be faster, so..?! Also, since I now use outlook to send email on behalf of my gmail account, how do I make it sync each email I send using outlook with my gmail - so that gmail has it all?

TY in advance. Please do help.

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can't figure out how to add info into new smart phone, never used one before.

Answer:Receive Gmail account emails from inoperative cell phone to my emails instead, why?

Settings > email + accounts > add an account > fill in the details for the gmail and it will get a new "App" on the All Apps list that you can pin to the Start Screen

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my outlook is no longer sending mail and I want to use gmail instead. I was able to migrate the contacts over, but am unable to pull my inbox into gmail. I have the file of exported inbox messages in a .csv file but gmail will only allow me to import into the contacts section, not the mail section.

Let me know if you have any ideas..thanks!!

Answer:import from outlook to gmail when outlook won't send mail

Depending on your setup in Outlook, your E-Mails should be in the All Mail folder.

What error are you getting with Outlook and which version?

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I just installed Microsoft Outlook on my new 64 bit Laptop running Windows 7.

I am trying to import my previous emails from Outlook Express6 which is installed on another computer running Windows XP

I copied all account settings from my old computer to my new Laptop

When I start import/export wizard it gives me the following error.

No Internet Accounts were found to Import

I want to transfer all Email account settings, messages, emails and contacts from Outlook Express 6 to Microsoft Outlook.

Can anyone tell me how can I do it?


Answer:How to import Emails Accounts Settings from Outlook Express 6 to Microsoft Outlook?

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Hiya All

i want to download some emails from my 900 MB gmail account to outlook. These emails i have labeled by a certain label and have been sent over a period of a year - their total size is no more than 10 MB. but i don't know how to download just these emails and not the whole gmail account emails....

some help please

Answer:select email import to outlook from gmail

No One?

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I have several important emails currently stored in specific named folders in Outlook 2010 - all sent to me in the past via my previous ISP and email address. Is there a way to import these folders into my Gmail so that I can read them in Gmail as and when needed?

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I am using Outlook Express6 on my Windows XP based computer and now I want to transfer/import all my emails, account settings, email folders etc to Microsoft Outlook 2007 on a New Windows 7 based System.

Can anyone tell me please how can I import all my emails from Outlook Express 6 to Microsoft Outlook 2007?

Any help will be highly appreciated.


Answer:How to Import/Transfer Emails from Outlook Express6 to Microsoft Outlook?

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Dear All,
Is there any way that i can import Outlook Express Emails (.dbx) in MS Outlook 2007 directly, rather than through Windows Mail.

Answer:Solved: Import Outlook Ex[ress Emails in MS Outlook 2007


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I wish to import my contacts list from my gmail account to microsoft outlook 2007 on my computer. any suggestions welcome.

Answer:import contacts list from gmail to microsoft outlook

Export your Gmail contacts to a CSV file and import them back into Outlook.

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Does anyone know of a way to import Gmail's address' into Outlook's addresses?
Thanks for your time,

Answer:Exporting Gmail's address book to import into Outlook

Or can I export my (email)addresses from Hotmail and then import them to Outlook?
Thanks again,

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Just installed Windows 7 And I'm looking around for an answer on how to import my emails and address book.I was on XP and Made the Backup of my Address Contact File and also the Outlook Express Folder.Can you help?ThanksRob

Answer:Import Emails to Outlook 2007

click here

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Regain EML to PST Converter Software is a complete email conversion solution to extract Windows Live Mail email messages to Outlook PST file.EML files are supported by various email clients like Windows Mail, Outlook Express, Windows Live Mail, etc. but not in MS Outlook which is one of the most popular desktop email clients for Windows platform.                           with this software you can sort your emails according to different properties, such as recipient, sender, subject, but also by date of sending, receiving and size in KB. An option is also available and you allows you to split PST file into several smaller parts like the ability to generate a preview attachments corresponding EML file. Key features- Convert EML email format to view in Outlook- The ability to batch conversion- Support for multiple versions of Outlook- Fast Conversions- Help for archiving and managing email easier Supported Versions--> Windows OS: Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, 98, NT and 95--> MS Outlook: 2016, 2013 (both 32 bit and 64 bit), 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002, 2000, 98 and 97--> Windows Server: 2012, 2008 R2, 2008, 2003 R2, and 2003--> EML email clients: Mozilla Thunderbird (EML), Microsoft Outlook Express (EML), Apple Mail (EMLX), and Windows Live Mail (EML) Go to Official Website :-

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Before reformatting Hdd, I exported all emails and folders to a folder in My Docs and then put the whole of my docs onto CD as a backup.Now Having reinstalled XP I cannot get Outlook Express to import the info either from My Docs or CD even though I browse the correct path and you can see the folders and items if you open the relevant directory.What am I missing?

Answer:Outlook Express 6. Cannot re-import Emails

Instead of importing from the CD try Copy and Paste.

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I have converted all my Mac Thunderbird emails to .pst format using thunderbird to pst converter application which I got from here I am completely confused with the import function as I am new to the windows platform. Please help me out here.

Answer:How to Import emails in Outlook 2010

Actually this is quite easy. Here is the Microsoft Support article that shows the step-by-step tutorial on how to import your PSTs into Outlook:

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I have thousands of emails saved in the Mac Postbox mail client. 
Con anyone guide me where Postbox saves its emails or where is the email database of Postbox and how to Import that database to Outlook 2010??

Answer:How can I Import Mac Postbox Emails into Windows Outlook ?

there's a mob of different solutions here....

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I want to export the "sent items" mails in Outlook 2007 (Windows vista basic is OS) to the sent box in Outlook express 2006 on another PC having XP Prof as the OS. Can somebody guide me to do this properly... Thanks

Answer:how to import emails to outlook express 2006

Unfortuantely, this option isn't inherent to OE. In order to import into OE, you need to select another email program to import from. So, if you want to import your sent items, from Outlook, you'd need to export the Sent items to a pst file, then install Outlook on the second computer, then running the Import Wizard in IE to import the messages.I haven't worked with Vista, but if you could install and configure OE on machine number 1, you could run the export/import, then copy the sent items,dbx file from computer 1 to computer 2.If you own both computers, why not just install Outlook on machine 2?

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I have a friend who uses Yahoo Business Email. He has it setup on Outlook at his office using the setting and everything but when he did send/receive, it downloaded all the emails from yahoo and deleted from the server. Their were other emails in his outlook that weren't on Yahoo Business email. Is their a way to import or transfer all the emails from Outlook back to yahoo web interface so he can view his emails from home.

I know this happened because of POP but since yahoo doesn't offer IMAP, I can't find any other way to transfer his emails back to yahoo. Any help?

Answer:Import Outlook Emails Into Yahoo Web Interface

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just curious as to if this is possible, im not sure windows 8.1 can import such things, or will i need another app such as essentials live mail to import the older emails and such

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Still not liking Mail and Contacts. Is anyone using Outlook 2016 for email on Windows 10 without issue? Are you able to import mail and contacts from WLM into Outlook OK?

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I am having trouble trying to find the best way to do this.

On one laptop I am using Outlook 2007 on Windows XP Professional and need to get the emails and contacts from here to my new laptop which is Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit, which uses Windows Live Mail.

What would be the best way to do this?

Thanks very much


Answer:How do I import/export emails from Outlook 2007 to Windows Live Mail?

Hi sophi, welcome to 7F!

Have you already tried, what did you run into?

Found this link that offers two solutions:

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I use Outlook 2010 which syncs to my IMAP Gmail account.
This works very well.

Today something happening in Outlook (I might have dragged something, I don't know) and my mails (12,500 of them) ended up in Outlook's deleted items folder. Some Gmail folders just vanished, like Sent Items, Bin and Spam.

I immediately quit Oulook before it synced so all my mails are still safe on Gmail's servers. I checked via logging in to the Gmail website and also disabled IMAP to be safe.

I need some advice on how to fix the emails in Outlook.
I'm afraid that if I start syncing the mails will be lost from Gmail.
I also don't want to start a new Outlook .pst file as there are many gigs of emails to sync.

Does anyone have some advice?

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I use gmail quite a bit. I had it working fine with outlook 2013 until I tried to add another gmail account to outlook. I t opened a microsoft dialog bog that said the following:"Your IMAP server want to alert you to the followinglease log via your web browser: (failure). This also lock up all my other gmail accounts.

This web site brings me to a page that says"My client isn't accepting my username and password

If you're repeatedly prompted for your username and password, or if you're getting an 'invalid credentials' or 'web login required' error, make sure your password is correct. Keep in mind that passwords are case-sensitive.

If you’re sure your password is correct, you can try these troubleshooting tips:

If you've turned on 2-Step Verification for your account, you might need to enter an App password.
Sign in to your account from the web version of Gmail at Afterwards try accessing your messages in your mail app again.
If you're still having problems, visit and sign in with your Gmail username and password. If necessary, enter the letters in the distorted picture.
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Hi everyone

I was wondering how can I view my emails from gmail and yahoo in outlook(not the emails from my ISP mail box)? how do I configure outlook to do that?
The outlook version is outlook 2003.


Answer:How can I get emails from gmail and yahoo to outlook?

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I have always used Hotmail with Outlook Express - I can send and receive Hotmail emails from my PC. But now that Microsoft have threatened to withdraw free POP access, I have decided to try GMail.
I have got my GMail working with Outlook Express. I can download all my received emails into a folder on my PC, but I do not appear to be able to download my sent emails.

Is there a way to do this?

Thanks in advance for any information you can give.

Answer:Can I Get My Sent GMail Emails into Outlook Express?

Just a thought, send from Outlook Express, just have you Gmail account in the header.

I use Gmail for everything, but no longer have to log into their site - everything comes and goes from the Gmail account.


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Hi, when I searched the forums for posts on Microsoft outlook I found posts in the windows and the computer software areas, a majority of the posts appeared here so I thought I'd try posting here.Okay, here's my situation: I currently have an email account with Adelphia and I use Microsoft Outlook 2003 to access that it account.  I setup Outlook so that when I receive the emails from the Adelphia account Outlook removes them and transfers them to Outlook (meaning a copy of the emails don't remain in my Adelphia inbox).  I've decided that I want to stop using Outlook, mainly due to the fact that it makes it difficult to access my emails from computers not on my network account.  I've decided to switch to a gmail account (for other reasons involving irritation with Adelphia).My problem is that I can't figure out how to get my emails from Outlook 2003 to my new gmail account.  I've looked in the questions and answers section, the forum, and both faq on gmail and outlook official pages and still can't figure it out.  I think I've figured out a way to redirect new incoming mail, but that's not my concern what I need is to redirect my old emails.  I know that I could just forward all of my old emails to my new gmail account, but that will be a huge hassle and the emails would then show up as being sent from me and not the original sender.  If I can't figure out another solution I'll do th... Read more

Answer:help transfering emails from outlook to gmail

I'm not absolutely sure but I doubt very much this can be done.  Think about it.  With Outlook, your mail is on your hard drive, not out on the Internet.  With Gmail, it is out on the Internet; it's web-based mail.  I looked at the info on Gmail on Google's site and, like you, found nothing about transferring mail from Outlook.  So, I no other option but to forward the mail to yourself if you really must get it all moved over to Gmail.

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Can anyone out there advise me whether there is a way to sync more old emails from gmail to outlook.

Answer:sync more emails from gmail to outlook

Tutorial here:

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Hi there,

I've recently set my parents up with a Gmail account but am having problems with transferring their emails from an Outlook PST file to their new account. I've tried following the tutorial at the link below without success - mainly due to the fact that Outlook seems to be very unstable on their machine (hence the change to Gmail).

Export and Backup Emails from Outlook to Gmail Online

Are there any other ways of migrating these emails across to their new account? Note that the migration tool offered by Google does not work as the Gmail account isn't connected to Google Apps for Business.

One possible solution is that I could migrate their emails via my Google Apps for Business account though I imagine it would take forever to then forward these emails onto them (most likely manually using the Forward) option?



Answer:Tranferring emails from Outlook to Gmail

Why was following the guide unsuccessful?

Is this the tool you were speaking of:

How many emails need to be transferred?

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I'm having massive problems trying to move my outlook account to my gmail account. I've gone through all the steps on Gmail, but it just won't do it.

Has anyone else had issues regarding this at all? I'm very close to tearing all my hair out!

Help would be appreciated

Answer:Moving my outlook emails to my gmail

what are you trying to move - ALL the emails
if so how re you doing this?

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Hi All,

I use outlook for about 4 email addresses (work and personal). I also do volunteer work for a charity and have an email address for that which is a gmail account.

I have tried repeatedly to set this gmail account up in Outlook but it didn't work. The only way I have found is to have two separate outlook account where I choose if I want to open my normal account of the charity account but cannot do both at the same time.

This is very frustrating as I need to be able to see my calendar and contacts when using the charity account.

Please help

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Recently I synced Outlook with my Gmail account so that I could get a full interface without having to use a browser. My laptop crashed and now I can't access all of the emails I was able to access through my laptop using Outlook. When I set up Outlook, it only imported the emails from after the crash. Obviously the emails aren't stored on the laptop, so they have to be somewhere. Anyone know how I go about getting those emails back? They are important... Any help would be much appreciated.

Answer:Lost Gmail Emails After Outlook Sync

how did you set up gmail for pop access
you can have the files on your gmail account
log into gmail on the web
and look at the "all mail" folder see if they have been moved to there
also look at the POP settings and see how its set up after the emails have been transfered to outlook - you may have set them up to be deleted

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I use Outlook Express 6 on Windows XP and all emails I send to accounts are appearing as blank with 'noname' attachments.

How can I fix this problem? It only started happening suddenly

Answer:Outlook express emails won't display in Gmail

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OK...Running Vista Home Basic on my Dell PC...5 days ago at 9:23pm I received my last email in Outlook (2007). Computer was idle at work. No problems for 4 years until now. 2 weeks ago went with a new ISP and did not change the codes for SMTP/Pop3/Imap because it was all working the exact same way--frankly, didn't think about it. Come in and there are no new emails. Hit Send/Receive and nothing happens. NO WAY, I get 50 a day. Go to Gmail account and it stopped at the same time. Find all new messages in Trash folder then all filters were removed to see what happened next. Emails were visible on screen (inbox) after that-and still are. After that, gmail icon started showing bottom right of my screen with my incoming emails--FROM 2009/10/11! All I had deleted last year and I am sure I emtied. My Outlook number of items in Inbox continues to grow every time I hit Send/Receive, lines "bounce" on screen as if items are going to appear but they don't. I get the outlook envelope showing emails from January to March 2012 downloading along with New Items in Mailbox icon as of today. I can hit on the email as it (icon) pops up and read it but if it passes it is totally GONE! Since gmail was fixed, about 7000 emails have gone into my inbox but not one of them are visible. I feel it will continue to download until we get to the present date as it is downloading from past to present. I have since entered the new ISP information, got the Congratulations on my test email... Read more

Answer:2007 Outlook/Gmail Account --Where are my emails going??

Any chance your old ISP was Rogers?

I thought that when you use POP , your email address is hosted and stored by the ISP.
Meaning, say your ISP was called Teleweb, your email address would have been [email protected].

I'm confused as to why you did not need to change the POP settings if you changed ISPs.

Im thinking your old ISP cancelled or disabled your email account, which may be contributing to the problem.

Also Gmail is webmail, so ISPs cannot influence how Gmail behaves. Were you forwarding your mail to the gmail account?

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Until two days ago I had no problems sending gmail via Now I get an error message saying 'Your outgoing server does not support SSL-Secured connections." No changes were made to the email account settings. I have checked them : the ports are correct and the SSL box is ticked for both incoming and outgoing ports. I use Norton and MS and both do automatic updates from time to time. I wonder if some update is causing the difficulty? Any ideas about what could be blocking my outgoing messages would be appreciated.

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so I just connected outlook 07 with my gmail account, after deleting unwanted emails in outlook, the deleted emails still marked as unread and still there in my gmail account.

does any know how do I delete emails in my gmail just by using outlook?


Answer:deleting emails in outlook, not connecting with gmail

Depending on how you're connecting to gmail it may not be possible. I know it's not possible to delete emails on the web server if you're using an HTTP or IMAP connection. By default, most tutorials tell you to use IMAP and POP isn't enabled be default on a gmail account.

To Enable Pop in Gmail:

1. Sign in to Gmail.
2. Click Settings at the top of any Gmail page.
3. Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP.
4. Select Enable POP for all mail or Enable POP for mail that arrives from now on.
5. Choose what to do with your messages after they're accessed with your POP client or device.
6. Configure your POP client* and click Save Changes.

To Configure Outlook 2007 to connect via POP:

1. Enable POP in your email account. Don't forget to click Save Changes.
2. Open Outlook.
3. Click the Tools menu, and select Account Settings...
4. On the E-mail tab, click New...
5. If you are prompted to Choose E-mail Service, Select POP and then select Next.
6. Fill in all necessary fields to include the following information:
7. Click Next... You're Done. (Manual Cofiguration)

Update Outlook for Good Measure:

Original Tutorial:

Now that you've enabled POP access via Outlook and Gmail you can set your client so that it will delete email from the server:

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I want our gmail emails to come into and be sent from our Microsoft Outlook program.. we have a slingshot email which is doing this, but none of our gmail emails are. I think that the incoming and outgoing settings are correct for the gmail address, so don't know what to do next..

Answer:Microsoft Outlook not processing gmail emails

Just in case one or more account settings are wrong, refer to this:

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Hello Friend,I use MS Outlook for my business.I save all important data related to jobs, documents, etc in my Gmail account.Is there any way to backup Gmail emails to Outlook PST?ThanksJohn

Answer:How to backup Gmail emails to PST Outlook file format?

Hi John.......Go to this site: will help for you to make backup Gmail emails to Outlook PST.thank's

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in outlook 2010, i understand one can use a gmail account without actually opening up the gmail account, that is he can run the account from outlook, does that mean one can delete messages also, just like a regular account.
when i try to delete a message, it deletes it from the inbox of that gmail account in outlook 2010, but under the gmail folder it updates itself, and downloads it again, even after i delete it from the gmail folder also.


Answer:deleting gmail emails from outlook 2010 folder

Hallo tapuz, you may have to sign into your gmail account and delete all your old messages.
From there select settings in the top RH corner
Then select Forwarding & pop/imap tab
In the pop download column go to option 2 and in the drop down box select delete gmails copy
Then select save changes.
This will stop gmail saving a copy once Outlook has downloaded it to your computer.
I hope this solves your problem, if not post back

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So we have a little networking group which is a Fun non-profit thing here in Atlanta,
and we have a little over 500 names on the mailing list and counting.

What is the Best Free solution to emailing the whole mailing list all in one go?

Both Outlook and have restrictions over a certain number of email address's.
We tried, but that has restrictions also, and many of those emails end up going to our recipients junk mail folder.

We don't do any fancy invite newsletter stuff, but putting together a Microsoft Publisher mail-out would be a nice option. but we prefer the quick and simple shout-out with a few words on time and place!

Does anyone have a good solution?
Thank you in advance!

Answer:Problem handling mass emails from outlook and/or Gmail

I don't know about in the States, or about other ISPs', but my ISP here in Canada would require that I have a business connection, not residential, in order to do any kind of mass e-mailing.

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I have a Windows 10 phone. I use the Outlook Mail app that comes with the phone. My current email is a Gmail. When I loaded my phone I used my Microsoft account, which is also linked to my gmail account. In outlook, I made sure to ADD my GMAIL account and use the snych settings for email, calendar and contacts.
Calendar is great, contacts are great. When I check my emails, the emails come in just fine.
When I delete an email in the outlook app on my phone. The email is still in my GMAIL. I have tried to look up different things I can do but I can only find responses that do not work.
I would really like to use the Outlook app for my phone, but sometimes I do check my email on a computer. I would like those 2 to work with each other. Not by themselves.

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As I have a couple of Gmail accounts, I use Outlook 2010 (running under Windows 7) to consolidate them together and use it for reading, sending and archiving all my emails.
Until recently I have been able to manage my emails without problem, but within the past few weeks I have run into problems sending emails using Outlook for my Gmail accounts. Messages are stored in my Outbook but will not send. This does not happen all of the time, only intermittently, and even if I press the send/receive button, or reboot Outlook 2010, the messages remain in the outbox.
The only way I have managed to send them is to reboot my PC and then restart Outlook - then the messages send automatically as they normally should do and the outbox is cleared. However after a while, and not on every Outlook session, the messages do not send from Outlook unless I reboot my PC again.
I have checked my email settings and as far as I can tell they are OK (as they normally work):
Incoming mail server: and port 995
Outgoing mail server: and port 465
and outgoing server set to require authentication.
I get no error messages - the emails just remain in the outbox until I reboot the PC.
Can anybody advise how I can resolve this issue?
Many thanks for your help.

Answer:Windows 7/Outlook 2010 - Intermittent problem sending GMail emails

Does your antivirus software scan emails? If so try disabling that part of the software.

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I've been using outlook 2007 to send and recieve emails for the past 3 years or so (recieving from my website's pop server, and sending through gmail --- my website's domain has been flagged for spamming). Last week, I started getting this error message as I noticed that emails aren't being sent:

"none of the authentication methods supported by this client are supported by your server"

I've tried double checking my login info, server settings, firewall, and even tried sending emails over a different network (work, home, starbucks..etc). I also changed the port number and security type as advised by gmail's troubleshooting...

Anyone have a hint for me???


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I had a distribution list for a mass email for some of our customers. But when we got Microsoft Exchange everything copied over but this one (the most important list!) did not copy over. But I checked through the sent messages and was able to copy the list from the BCC Field to a text file.

Now, I need to get this list of people back in a distribution list. If anyone knows how I can achieve this, please help me out! I've been google-ing this and cant seem to find something to work for me!

Answer:Solved: Import list of emails to Outlook Contacts or Distribution list

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Hi - I have a load of emails in a .pst file and afger moving to a new PC no longer have a msoft mail client and exclusively use gmail. Can I import the emails in my old pst file into gmail?

Answer:import .pst to gmail

click herethis may help...

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There are several Outlook users who wants to migrate their emails to Gmail but get tired of search for the perfect solution. After a deep research I have found the best software which will help MS Outlook users to import PST to Gmail in one go.

Advik PST to Gmail Import is is equipped with advanced algorithms that easily import PST files into Gmail. With this software you can access your complete MS Outlook data into Gmail with attachment files such as email messages, attachments, contacts, calendar data etc.
For more details :

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hello - i hunted around and did see some years-old posts on the wmconnect subject, but hoping someone might be able to help me out

my father (its always an aging relative, no?) has been subscribing (yes, they actually charge him 10$ a month) to have an email address with wmconnect

naturally, in my horror, i got him a gmail address, and now am trying to import his contacts, etc.

this is where i am not figuring it out - does anyone have a tip or trick out there on importing this stuff? i realize they are also with netscape and aol and its a big sticky mess

ultimate question, is there any way to import the emails/contacts into gmail? thanks! i appreciate the help!

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My Yahoo mail forwards to my Gmail. Haven't had an issue in years.

I got an alert in my Gmail today that my Yahoo mail wasnt importing for the last 3 days. I dont know why.

I checked the error but its not familiar to me:
Error: Server is temporarily unavailable.
Server returned error "Error in RETR command: [SYS/TEMP] problem retrieving message."

I googled around and couldnt figure anything out. I set my password again (didnt change it, just entered it again) but that didnt fix it.

Can anyone advise?

Answer:cant import yahoo from gmail

Did you set your mail to forward from Yahoo (i.e. inside Yahoo's webmail page), or did you setup your gmail account to retrieve your yahoo mail (i.e. from gmail's "add another account")?

If it was the latter, try changing the POP mail server address you've entered. What's it currently set to?

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I am trying to work with Gmail. I have numerous email folders in Outlook Express that I sort my important emails in. How can I import them into Gmail. I'm not getting any support from Gmail at all.


Answer:Gmail import folders?

do you want to just use Gmail
so a mail received by gmail will be automatically assigned to a folder - like an outlook express rule

is so just use the gmail filer option and you can labell the email
works just like outlook express

However, if you want the mail you already have in outlook express to go to gmail - not sure what you mean

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I just signed up for Google Aps.

I have a well organized pst file that I use all the time.

How do i import that Outlook 2007 PST file into google aps gmail?

The file is 2.4 gb.


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Hi...I have a mail id in Gmail ..... now i dont want to use that Id so I want to Import all the Contacts and Inbox and Lables in my New Gmail ID so How can I....pls give suggestion...what to Do..........?

Answer:How can I Import to my Gmail Account from...

It appears you cannot. See the link I have given below. You can access this also through the help option on you google mail account.In the help it says:You cannot import messages from another Gmail address. If youŽd like to connect two Gmail accounts permanently, you might consider setting up auto-forward.Read more here or go through help in your gmail account: When everything else fails, read the instructions.

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I am trying to import a .csv file from Microsoft Excel into my Gmail contacts. I have columns titled Name, Email, Address, Fax, URL.
When I do the import, the only things that show up in the Gmail contacts fields are Name and Email. All of the other items are imported into "Notes" for that contact.
I am wondering if there is a way to import these contacts into Gmail, with them all being placed in their correct places?

Answer:Import contacts from .csv file to Gmail

Anything here to help Creating or Editing CSV Files

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I have a CSV file from Excel of a set of contacts, and I want to import it into Gmail. How do I go about this? I've looked online but was unsuccessful in the method I found, which was: go to gmail----mail-----more----import-----file----- it didn't work.

Thanks for any guidance on this.

Answer:How do I import CSV file of contacts into Gmail?

In Google mail: Gmail (drop down list) - Contacts - Import Contacts ...

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I can't import my contacts. When I click the link nothing happens. I have gone through their troubleshooting steps and tried IE and FF. Anyone know anything about this, or have the same problem?

Answer:Gmail import/export contacts

The import opens a new window from my gmail. Perhaps your popup blocker is eating it.

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I have saved my gmail contacts as a .csv file in excel. But, it does give this error message:

Attachment 236078

Although the data is there in excel:

Then I try to import to Windows Live Mail as so:

And it says "importing"..... and then nothing else. No contacts come in and no other message.

Please can somebody tell me what I'm doing wrong?

Answer:Import email contacts to WLM from gmail - how?

Sorry - didn't see this thread.

Yeah, the import in WLM and Outlook suffer the same problem. there is no "select all".

So you have to tick each field you want to import.... each time you perform an import. It does remember some fileds, but not the ones you might expect, such as name.

anyway, the default mapping should suffice - just tick all fields and try again.

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I just created a new gmail account, and imported all my old email from my yahoo email account to my new gmail account. All my messages imported okay into gmail, but for some random reason, a bunch of the emails disappeared from yahoo, although most remained. I have no idea why they disappeared, but I didn't want them to get deleted from yahoo. I just wanted them imported into gmail while keeping them on yahoo too.

So now I'm trying to figure out how to export the missing emails from gmail back to yahoo again. I have no idea how to do this and I've been trying to find out how on Google for over an hour now. There seems to be no straight forward way to do this. I find this hard to believe. It took just a couple minutes to go from yahoo to gmail, so shouldn't there be a way to get them from gmail back to yahoo again? I just want to import what's currently in my gmail inbox to my yahoo mail.

Don't ask why - for now i just want to keep a copy of these emails on both yahoo and gmail. There's got to be a way to do this. can anybody help?

Answer:help - can't import email from gmail to yahoo?

hi one way would be just to forward the emails to the yahoo account. could be time consuming.

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I'd like to import all of my Windows Contacts into GMail's contact lists. I've tried a few different methods but none have worked so far. This should not require the services of a great mind but should be simple for a pea brain such as me. Can you help?


Answer:Import all Windows Contacts into GMail/Google+ or whatever

What happened Importing the csv file in gmail ?
Windows contacts can you be a little more specific ?
Livemail/ where your exporting to a csv file.

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I am trying to import a large list of vcards from an old hosted email account to Google Apps/Gmail. I've read multiple posts online about how to combine multiple vcards into a single vcf file to import into Gmail. The most common method is to use the cmd prompt and enter "copy /B *.vcf all_in_one.vcf" or something similar.

The problem is when this file is imported into Gmail, only the last contact in the list is visible and all the other contacts are stored within that one contact. So, all I see is one contact of my hundreds of contacts.

Some posts said the problem with this method is that there needs to be a space or multiple spaces between each vcard in the combined vcf file. I haven't been able to duplicate or figure out how to alter the script do that.

Thank you for the help!

UPDATE: The simplest way to manage Vcards is to import them into your Contacts folder (Windows). From there you can export the vcards as a cvs file, which can be uploaded into Gmail.

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I have finally made the switch to Gmail but had yahoo for a long there a program or method you have used to transfer old emails? I dont want to keep yahoo active for the sake of looking at old emails every now and again!Also I would like all the emails on my Gmail rather than yahoo.Found something called Trueswitch but havent had time to read about it so not sure if its what I need.Any other recommendations?Thanks

Answer:A program to import mail from Yahoo to Gmail?

Is there any help here,click hereclick hereclick here=

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import contacts from phone to gmail account

Answer:How do I import contacts from my Widows phone to Gmail?

Originally Posted by Windows Central Question import contacts from phone to gmail account See below how to do it.

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Is it possible to import Thunderbird emails into Gmail's account??

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I am trying to import the Groups of gmail contacts in "people" (contacts) from Nokia Lumia. It does not work. Any idea how to solve this?

Answer:How to import gmail contacts groups on my Nokia Lumia?

Did you go to the people app and then ticked Google in the FILTER CONTACTS? You can access it by pressing the words next to "showing" which is located on top of the list. Don't forget to press ?

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Hello I have an Excel spreadsheet I'd like to import to my Google gmail contact list/email. Does anyone know how to do this? Thanks!

Answer:Can I Import Excel Contact Database to Google Gmail? How?

Hi mhanigan, welcome to TSG.

Yes, you can save the Excel file as a .csv file and then go to your Contacts in Gmail. Select Import and then browse to the csv file and it will import the contacts. Hope that helps.

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i would like to no how to import my emails from incredi mail to thunderbird

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hi, my old PC conked out & I have bought a laptop (windows vista).For a while I used virginmedia webmail, but found it filled up too quickly and people were phoning me to say their emails to me were bouncing back. :-(
So today I opened a Windows Mail account. Got all my emails into my inbox - 99 of them but how can I import my sent messages from virginmedia webmail. Can it be done easily please?
cheers glad of your help

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Dears,, How can i import yahoo emails as a file. Thanks & Regards,,

Answer:Import yahoo emails

Don't think you can.LIR

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Thanks again for the replies to my previous post -the reinstall has fixed the problems with regards to Windows Updates, yet I have another problem that I can't sort out by myself and I'll need some help. This is what's happened-: I said before that I've since formatted the PC, and have put Windows XP Pro back on there.Yesterday, I went to my "saved" emails location in a folder on my D:\ drive to re-import my emails back into Outlook Express, or so I thought. This is so that I can put my old emails back before downloading the new ones that I have waiting for me at present. I went to carry out the Import in Outlook Express and got this error message: - "No messages can be found in this folder or another application is running that has the required files open. Please select another folder or try closing applications that may have files open." The messages are there in the folder on the other hard drive!!! - I can see them in Windows Explorer. I can't see what the problem is as I've always imported messages and contacts by using the Import command in Outlook Express and carried out the Import from the folder on the D:\ drive back to the C:\ drive. Do you have any ideas as to what is going on - I really need to get my messages back as there are some important work emails within these messages that I need to access. Please reply at your earliest convenience as I'm really desperate as I don't know where to go without having the old emails back on my PC in the first place. How do I g... Read more

Answer:Can't re-import backed up emails!?

Try click here

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I want to convert the contents of folders in my msn email program to text on my computer while leaving the folder in msn in tact. I do not want to import/export the msn folders to another program and leave the msn folders empty. How can I convert the contents of msn folders into plain text on my computer?

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I wanted to reformat my laptop, so therefore needed to transfer my emails too. i have done this in the past with no problem. So I went to find where they are stored and got this:C:\Documents and Settings\Kevin Carroll\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{8AE1C31C-FE58-480B-9EE7-3E57DAB5F302}\Microsoft\Outlook Express\Inbox.dbxMy Inbox had several sub folders with a lot of emails in them. I tried to go to the above location just to see that all the folders were there. But I couldnt find it with Windows Exploere, and still cant. Theres no "local settings". Anyway I dont knwo what i did but somehow moved all the folders to a thumb drive. I think I may have just copied and pasted them. And put them all in a master folder called OE. So now Im up and runnin with my reformatted laptop. I moved OE to my desktop, and tried to import. When I import I get a big list of all the folders/emails, all seem to be listed together. Now there all empty!!! But they ARE in OE with dbx extensions, and are not empty, they are a few kb each. I cant seem to import them. Also BEFORE I imported them, I had received some email today, and stored them in a folder. But when I imported, or tried to, the OE stuff, all the new ones disappeared. Im at my wits end... what hve i done wrong, and can it be undone?Many thanksKC

Answer:Cant import transferred emails into OE

*And put them all in a master folder called OE.*Can you give a list of files and their sizes within this OE folder you have please.

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Does anyone know how to recover emails/email addresses and import them back into MS Outlook 2007 (part of MS Office)? I?ve got the instructions for recovering/importing Outlook Express dbx files, but I can?t find anything about MS Outlook 2007 emails.This has all been necessary because my Windows XP profile became corrupted. I?ve created a new profile and copied all my files to it, but I?m now trying to get my email account sorted out.

Answer:How do you recover/import old emails?

False alarm: I've worked out how to do it.

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Hi All,

I have a mailbox full of a hell of alot of email, which should of been sent to users. However because the email addresses wernt set up right the emails went into the catch all.

Is there a way of taking these emails and putting them back into Exchange to be routed to the users? I cant think how to do it that way.


Answer:Import Emails in exchange

well sort of...

I'd log into exchange as that catch all account (administrator in most cases). Sort the mail by recipient , then create .pst files for each recipient , move the appropriate messages into each .pst file then manually import contents of each .pst file into the proper exchange accounts.

it's manual work, but unless you're talking about 1000 users it's not bad, I did it once for about 160 and was done in about 4 hours (with 80GB worth of exchange database). although I did it during a migration that did not go se well, lol

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good dayi am switching computers and wish to import my emails to the new one. i use outlook 2013. my outlook file from the old computer is in the .ost format and i cannot import it to my new computer. i tried a tool that supposedly converts ost to pst, but when i imported it after conversion, i got a bunch of weird folders with non of my emails there. please assist how i can get my emails to the new computer, and have them in the pst format.thank youKhumo

Answer:cannot import emails to new computer

Been a while since I used Outlook, but wouldn't have thought it a problem moving data from Outlook to Outlook between PCs.Anything you overlooked? Oops-Sorry! Looks like I may have cocked up. .ost? related to Outlook Exchange maybe?Any useful info here? edited by Peet100

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I now have my Yahoo Mail Plus account set up in Microsoft Office. My inbox imported OK, how do I import my sent items, and any other emails (outbox etc. into Outlook

Answer:import all emails from Yahoo Mail Plus to Mic

There is not direct way, but you might try emailing copies to yourself.You have to be a little bit crazy to keep you from going insane.

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I really have tried to find the answers to my questions but have found conflicting information all over the place. I am trying to set up a Windows 7 64 bit computer with Outlook 2010. My backups are from a Windows XP machine with Outlook 2007.

In looking around for the best way to transfer my email and browser files, some sites/forums advise using the import function of both Outlook 2010 and IE8. Others say to copy the files from the backup to the new machine.

Based on the advice from one site, I decided not to use Outlook's import function and instead I copied my backed-up .pst files to the Win7 \documents folder into a new folder i created called Outlook Files. Then I set up the account info in Outlook.

Now I have an outlook.pst and an outlook1.pst in the \documents\Outlook files folder AND i have a .pst file called [email protected] in the \nick\appdata\local\microsoft\outlook folder.

When I run outlook, I see in the navigation pane three email locations or folders.I have the inbox and subfolders under "Outlook" and these appear to be the emails i transferred over.
THEN, i have [email protected] which is the same level as the first "outlook" folder. It is here that new mails are being received. However, when it got setup it somehow had about 400 emails in it, the dates of which overlap with the inbox in the first "outlook" folder.
Finally, I have something called Outlook Data, which has nothing in it.
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Answer:import or copy over emails and favorites?


Typically the simplest way and the best way to make sure you get everything is to boot the host machine (Windows XP in your case) in WinPE or a Live Linux CD etc., and copy then entire \Documents and Settings\Nick directory to a USB Flash drive, in a Directory called NICK BACKUP. (assuming the user account name is Nick).

Take the USB Flash Drive to your Windows 7 machine log on as Administrator or an account that has complete admin rights. If you cannot do what you need you can always boot the WinPE or Live Linux CD.

Then you can copy from the Flash Drive \Nick Backup\Favorites to \Users\Nick\Favorites
Next copy from the Flash Drive \Nick Backup\My Documents to \Users\Nick\Documents

Repeat the same pattern with the information you want to have access to on the new machine.

The Outlook data is a bit different. The simplest way to get it is to EXPORT and IMPORT it.

On the Windows XP machine booted and logged in as NICK. Open Outlook and select export make sure you pick the whole tree of emails so you get Inbox, Sent, etc. Export it on the Flash Drive as NICK.pst.

On the Windows 7 machine logged in as NICK. Open Outlook and unload/close any other PST files you have loaded (Outlook1.pst). {Note you need to make sure the Outlook on the Windows 7 is clean, you may have to boot the WinPE or Live Linux CD to delete the Outlook1.pst or any others you created; do that before you do the import. Outlook has a bad habit of doing something you don’t want if you do... Read more

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I am usually pretty computer savee for a number of decades now .. but have run into a situation where I am here to ask for help..
I do have windows 10 and I also have windows xp pro both on a Hardrive C: it is a dual boot hardrive . .when I boot up I have option of picking which O/S to choose .. I have windows XP for the simple reason of My wife ( login #2) Loves outlook express for her email and so do I .. Exchange is okay .. but Outlook express (6) is her favourite .. so to appease her I keep the dual boot option ..

Problem: when my Windows 10 with Creative version 1709 version 16299.125 ,,.. crashed on me last week I t froze and would not log into windows 10 it just display ed the BIG blue start symbol .. No matter what I did alt/control/delete/ safe mode it not log into windows .. BUT I had an ace up my sleeve ( so I thought )..

Option A - Last Sept 7th 2017 after deciding that my window 10 was running tip top I decided to use an option suggested to me in the settings / update and security / backup .. here there was an option to backup your windows to another Hard drive of which I used drive F.. I have three hard drives so lots of room in my PC ) did this and done at the time to Harddrive.

Problem 2-What I didn't consider was Windows backed up all of my Drive C and when I clicked on the folder ( under windows XP ( remember I can't log into windows 10 ) .. the restore not only backed up the C driveto windows 10 for the date of Sept 7th 2017 ..m, BUT ... Read more

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I have just installed windows live mail on my brand new laptop and would like to import my messages from my desktop.I have exported, successfully, to an external hard drive which I have now connected to my laptop to enable me to import my inbox from my desktop to laptop,however, when I select import from my lappy it says "messages cannot be imported from the MAPI client, an error has occured."Any clever brain boxes know how I can resolve this? Thanks

Answer:How do you import emails when you get MAPI error

What was the mail client on your old pc that you have exported from? (Outlook, Outlook Express, WLM ?)What is the file extension? (dbx, pst ?)In some cases you need to have Outlook installed if it was on the old pc.Also as the 'inbox' is a default folder of the mail client I feel you would have been better to have put your emails into another folder of your own creation before exporting them.

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Hello, So hoping I can get this resolved. I've spent days reading on here and haven't had any luck. Here's the problem. I have Windows XP. I guess since I purchased my computer in 03 I have OE3 (I know it's a dinosaur but need to get these emails before I buy my new computer). Out of nowhere all of my emails in my inbox were gone. I finally found them. I put them in a file on my desktop. I have many sub folders...Bill emails, saved emails, etc. They are all dbx files. I can't open any of them. I read stuff about inbox.bak but I don't see that anywhere. Under properties I found the location of each sub file. I then tried to import, but I received a message that OE was open. So, they wouldn't import. I'm not the best at following computer commands but can do okay. So, how can I import and be able to read these messages. I want to save some and delete a lot, but need to read them first. Help!

Answer:Help, OE inbox emails are gone, found but can't read or import

How To Backup Outlook Express Email: [The Correct Way]

1. Open Outlook Express
2. click on 'Tools'
3. Goto 'Options'
4. Open 'Maintanance' tab.
5. Goto 'Store Folder' near bottom.
6. Highlight & Right Click & then 'Copy' the Store Folder Location.
7. Close All Open Windows
8. Goto 'Start'
9. Goto 'Run'
10. Right Click & Paste the Store Folder Location you copied in step 6 into 'Run.' Click OK.
11. A new window will open containing the Email Database.
12. Goto 'Edit'
13. Goto 'Select All'
14. Click 'Copy'
15. Close window.
16. Goto 'Desktop' Right Click & Choose 'New Folder'
17. Give the 'new folder' a name such as "OE Email Backup"
18. Open folder "OE Email Backup"
19. Goto 'Edit'
20. Goto 'Paste'
21. Close window.
22. Save Mail folder to a safe location. [suggested temporary location is Desktop]


Restore Outlook Express Email:

1. Open Outlook Express
2. Goto 'File'
3. Goto 'Import Messages'
4. Select Outlook Express Version 6
5. Click 'Next'
7. Select 'Import Mail From OE6 Store Directory'
8. Click 'OK'
9. Browse to the Location of the saved email folder. [See 22 above]
10. Select 'All Folders'
11. Click 'Next.'

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I recently had a hard-drive failure, so reinstalled everything on a new HD. Since then I have salvaged all my old files from the old HD using recovery software (Handy).
I was using using Windows Live Mail (WLM) on the old HD with Vista, and I'm still using WLM on the new HD - with Windows 7.
I can see all my emails (of several years) via the hotmail webpage, however when I added this hotmail email account to WLM I can only see the last 9 months via WLM. Weird.

So I have gone back to my salvaged HD and copied over the emails (as eml files) and then tried to import into WLM using the "import messages" function.
The first step in the import function is to select the email format - so select WLM. Next step is to browse to the folder containing the emails, then click "next".

Unfortunately it fails at this point with the following message :-
"Import Messages
No messages can be found in this folder or another application is running that has the required files open. Please select another folder or try closing applications that may have fioles open"

This happens for any folder I select, and I am definitely not accessing the folder with any other application - so I'm stuck, I don't understand the problem.
(I also tried copying and pasting the emails over into the correct new folders in WLM, but of course these are simply ignored by WLM, so that doesn't work).

Please can anyone advise me on what I need to do to import all my old emails into WLM (they ar... Read more

Answer:Windows Live Mail won't import emails

Welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

Have a look at this tutorial, which may be of help to you.

Windows Live Mail - Export and Import Email Messages

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I was unable to view every thread, so I apologize if this is a duplicate answered issue.

I'm attempting to import address book and email folders from old drive on to my new system. (Old Drive in same box) Nothing is happening. When I browse the path to reach the dbx. files nothing shows. When I look at the file through My Computer I can see the dbx.'s and then when I attempt to load them in OE, I get the following message.

[I]No messages can be found in this folder or another application is running that has the required fields open. Please select another folder or try closing applications that may have files open. [/I]

I don't see anything running.

As for the address book entries.. are they generally stored in a "Windows" file? I've been unable to find those. I have found files that say they are wab files however when I choose this (Through My Computer View) It opens an empty address book as if I am in OE.

Any advice is helpful..


Answer:Unsuccessful OE import for address book and emails.

Have you tried using ctrl+alt+dlt to look for a program that may be using the files? Like Microsoft Outlook maybe?

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I can export and import contacts--no problem, but the messages just have a sender name, title and first line. The content of the email message is lost. This is from Outlook 2000 -- full office version-- to 2003 full office on new Toshiba laptop. I would also like to back up these emails--but looks like the backups would be worthless.

I have tried .csv for dos and windows, excel, pst, tab separated values--nothing works. The import process works--but no message content appears.

What is the trick? it doesn't ask for id, password, etc. I didn't find anything on Microsoft's site.

I didn't try archive--I think that asks for an id # and I don't know how to install that. I have a huge inbox with about 30 folders, including sub-folders. I guess I could try to export a piece at a time? I am a home user, XP pro to XP media edition. Plenty of space, etc. Exporting always worked before....

Any help would be appreciated. I have puzzled over this for several months.


Answer:Outllook 2000 emails won't import into 2003

Hi libbyinabq

Instead of Importing, just copy the Personal Folders (.pst file) to the other computer and open it with Outlook 2003.
File > Open > Outlook Data File

Let us know if that works for you or not.

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I don't know if it's a bug, but my Netscape 4.79 mail crashes alot lately. I have never looked for an alternative before, but which stand alone email clients could you recommend that can perfectly import my NS 4.79 emails, is secure, and preferably has a similar interface. With similar interface I mean that I like the fact that in NS mail you can your layout so that your mail folders are top left, list of messages top right and the active message full width bottom. Is it true that with Outlook for example it's impossible to have your message full width of the screen (that the mail folders are always on the left)?!

Anyway, which email clients do you recommend that are similar to NS mail. Is Eudora a good choice? How is the layout as I explained above? Which others?

Thanks for all good suggestions!

Answer:Please recommend email client alternative that can import Nescape 4.79 emails?!

I've heard great things about TheBat . I'm not familiar with it so I don't know if it has the features you want. Worth taking a look though.

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I have a ton of messages under my XP Outlook Express account.

Bought a new PC with Windows Vista Home Premium and NEED TO import my messages from the XP machine to the new Machine.

I pulled the XP drive out and make it an external HD and have it plugged to the Vista PC.

Have tried the easy transfer wizard but I don't see an option to read from my USB drive or to just import the email settings / messages

I also tried copying the DBX files from the XP account and to import them using the Vista Windows Mail, but when I click browse, I cannot see any DBX files or anything for that matter.

Can someone help me please!


Answer:Outlook express6 to Windows Mail or Outlook 2007 How do I import my messages? Please

Hopefully this will help:

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My employer (School Board) requested all staff laptops be returned over summer so the OS could be upgraded from Win 7 Enterprise, so I did an export of my Outlook 2010 file to work on from home- they now want all Outlook profiles below 50 MB. My personal laptop (Win 7 Pro with Office 2010) died last Tuesday before I could import said file. New ASUS G771J laptop came with Win 8.1 Home which I upgraded yesterday to Win 10 Home. Employer is moving to Office 2013 so I installed the HUP version yesterday as well.
Am now trying to import a password protected Outlook 2010 file (backup.pst) that was backed up from the work Acer running Win 7 Enterprise computer and Office 2010. I use Thunderbird or Gmail as my email client so will not use Outlook 2013 beyond weeding through this mound of work emails.
Was on M$ Win 10 website
Import Outlook items from an Outlook Data File (.pst)
but get either "This Outlook data file (.pst) is already in use in the current profile" when using the export function or "We didn't find anything to show here" when I use the Open Data File (.pst) command from "Open & Export" from the File tab and point to the backup file from work.
Both backup files are named differently depending on the Outlook version 2010 (backup.pst) and 2013 (Outlook.pst) so I copy/pasted the 2010 file into the same folder as the 2013 file then renamed the 2013 file to Outlook.OLD hoping that would trigger Outlook to accept the 2010 file but Outlo... Read more

Answer:Outlook 2010 Data file import error to Outlook 2013

Have you tried to import it to T-Bird?

Maybe something like this would help?

Exportizer 5.5.5

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Folks I have read the MS tech notes on how to get Outlook 2003 [I have it via Office 2003 Professional, full install] to import from OE6. It fails under either option: import from "another program" or "Import Internet Mail....". Under the former it is pointed to the correct folder, but fails with Error: Cannot open,.. another program in use" but there's not... I tried copying the folder to a nice clean location on the C: and checked all the properties, nothing interfering, still won't open the folder.
Under the latter option it just doesn't do anything after directing it to the correct folder. Seems to accept the command, closes the window, but does not import anything. No error messages.

Umm.... do MS teams communicate with one another??

Closely related: If I could just get the FOLDERS I had setup it would be a great asset, or if i could just get the ADDRESS book it would help. Do you know how to import *.dbx folders into Outlook 2003? Or the old outlook Express address Book?



Answer:Outlook 2003 Will Not Import Outlook Express folders, mail, anything

They are written in two different formats that are uncompatible. The Oulook Express has a file sytem totally unique to it.

I had the same problem about 6 weeks ago going from XP to Win7.
I had to transfer address book to notepad and put it into Outlook one at a time. The old mail sits in the old PC.
I have heard you can transfer the OE mail files over to Windows mail or gmail etc. Then transfer files from the new mail server to Outlook.
File system is changed over with the mail transfer- I haven't tried it though.

I did a Google and found this. I didn't find this page six weeks ago.

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I have tried to import my .WAB file from Microsoft Office Outlook 2002 to Outlook Express. I used File, Import from within Outlook Express. I select the .wab file to import, and I get a message in about 1/2 a second saying it has been done but no addresses are imported.
Do you have to have both programs open? Is there another way to import addresses into OE?

Answer:Import Outlook 2002 address book to Outlook Express

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Okay basically as the title reads. I have a user and they have outlook 2004 on their machine at work. They need to be able to take the .pst file home and import it into outlook 2000. What tools if any are out there which would enable me to do this? Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thank you in advance.

Answer:convert outlook 2004 .pst file so i can import in outlook 2000

If they have exported to an .PST file, then Outlook should be able to can import the file, unless there's backwards incompatibility from Outlook 2003 and 2000.

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Basically, I need to know if it's possible to import data from outlook 2002 (XP) into outlook 2000. I'm creating a file filled with contacts for a person, they have 2000 and I have 2002.

Thanks for your help!

Answer:Possible to import outlook 2002 contact data into outlook 2000?

Yes. Export the contacts from your Outlook as a .pst file and import it into thier's

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hi guys,

I have import/copy all mail & account setting from OE to outlook 2010 in the same computer. I have many folder in sent items folder, the problem is got an empty folder in sent items folder, which means all the email is not copy/import to from sent items in OE to outlook 2010. how can i get my mail back ? it is possible to import for the second time ? Really need help. Thanks

Answer:copy/import folder from outlook express to outlook 2010

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I have been using the beta version of Office 2007 til it expired last month and during that time exported a back up of Outlook (contacts, calendar etc) to My Docs.
Not all that fussed with the '07 Office suite, I uninstalled it and then reinstalled Office 2002 but when I try to import the pst file to this earlier version of Outlook, it tellss me that it is not compatible and to contact the Administrator (me!).

If I cannot work around this somehow I intend laying on the railway tracks quite shortly as life without my files will no longer have any meaning to me!

I guess as a last resort I can download the latest trial of 2007 Office and see if that will let me re-import the backed up pst file but what a drama!

Answer:Cannot import Outlook Beta 2007 pst files to Outlook 2003

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