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Windows 7: Outlook express wont work with windows 7: bought new compter

18 Jan 2012   #11
Qdos

 

Browneyes, I'd recommend my link if you want to import your Outlook Express archives. And yes, it will allow you multiple accounts as either POP/SMTP or IMAP...


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18 Jan 2012   #12
browneyes

Windows 7, 64 bit.
 
 

Ok I will get it started, thank you for all your help
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18 Jan 2012   #13
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

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Ok I will get it started, thank you for all your help
let us know which you use and how it goes
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18 Jan 2012   #14
ignatzatsonic

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by browneyes View Post
So I will not have to sign up for the Windows live mail? just download Mozilla thunderbird? Will that walk me thru importing my stuff fromoutlook?

You don't have to use Windows Live Mail unless that is your choice. I found it hopeless.

You may have another opinion. I want simple and the least complications possible.


Importing email from another application is always a shaky proposition. Sometime it works. Sometimes it doesn't.

All you can do is experiment with the various choices, subject to your own frustration level.
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18 Jan 2012   #15
Qdos

 

Rather then importing I always leave archives on the server; then I can just reset the POP server and download the whole lot afresh into a new eMail client - much less tricky...
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18 Jan 2012   #16
browneyes

Windows 7, 64 bit.
 
 

Qdos: the web site you post for me dose not work .

Koolkat77: yes I will let ya know how it goes.

Ignatzatsonic: Thank you
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18 Jan 2012   #17
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

why wouldn't it work, it works for me.
try this then Download Windows Live Messenger 2009 (14.0.8117) - FileHippo.com gives you various options, but chose the one you want. mail, messenger,etc.

ps. @Qdos i meant windows live messenger 15 emos suck
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18 Jan 2012   #18
browneyes

Windows 7, 64 bit.
 
 

I dont know why it wont work, I even tried typing it in
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18 Jan 2012   #19
koolkat77

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Windows 10 Home 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by browneyes View Post
I dont know why it wont work, I even tried typing it in
no problem. check the link i posted in my previous post. the download button is on the top right side
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18 Jan 2012   #20
browneyes

Windows 7, 64 bit.
 
 

I tried clicking on it and it didnt work and tried manually.
http://g.live.com/1rewlive3/en/wlsetup-web.exe right?
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