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Windows 7: Windows Mail messages location??

21 Jul 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Windows Mail messages location??

Hi and thx for your help...

My wife's computer just died and I had previously "activated" Windows Mail on her Windows 7 OS with the help of a guide in this forum. Now I need to recover her email messages without the ability to do a Import/Export recovery. Can I find and move her message files over to Win Mail on another Win 7 computer?? Where are they and how do I do it?? I have access to her HD mounted in an external case now.

Any help is appreciated...

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21 Jul 2011   #2

Windows Seven Ultimate x64 SP1

Mine is located here. Good Luck

C:\Users\*YourUsername*\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Live Mail\*NameofEmailAccount*
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