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Windows 7: Transfer windows live mail contacts and groups

19 Apr 2012   #11
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by spacekowboy View Post
So I guess "groups" or "categories" should be discouraged.
As I mentioned before, the problem of backing up and transferring the contacts and categories is easily handled by signing in and letting Microsoft do it.


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19 Apr 2012   #12
roncerr

Windows 8 Pro w/MC 32-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by t-4-2 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by spacekowboy View Post
Where is the contacts store located?
C:\users\(your name)\contacts
That's where Windows Mail from Vista placed it's contacts and could be used on Windows 7 if one were to "Reinstate" Windows Mail on 7. It also provides a place to put your Vista Contacts on a Windows 7 machine prior to importing them into Windows Live Mail using Import "Address Book for Current Windows User".
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