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Windows 7: How to get contacts from T-bird to Live Mail

13 Mar 2010   #1
willfick

Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) (build 7600)
 
 
How to get contacts from T-bird to Live Mail

I've not been able to get T-bird 3.03 to work with Win 7 and stupid Hughesnet and have decided togo ahead and like Live Mail better. After a frustrating week I've gotten our various email accounts set up and all working right; only thing left is to import our contacts from T-bird to Live.
I think there's an easy way, I just can't quite find the right buttons.
Has anybody else done this?
Wm


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15 Mar 2010   #2
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi Wm,

Here are some tutorials for ya:

Export Thunderbird's Address Books and Contacts
Import contacts in Windows Live Mail

Let me know how it works out.

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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16 Mar 2010   #3
willfick

Windows 7 Home Premium (x64) (build 7600)
 
 

Thanks. I was able to get them over. Mostly, anyway. I had three folders of eddresses in T-Bird, call 'em One, Two & Three. One was a full success; Two made it into Live but is gone from T-Bird (OK, since I won't be using T-Bird now). Three disappeared altogether. That's OK, too; it was "Collected" which was just eddresses I saved so that the spam filter would find them, not because there was any likelihood I'd want to use them.
When I'm doing this kind of thing on the computer I call two out of three a good day.
Wm
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16 Mar 2010   #4
WalkerA WinTeam

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Glad to hear everything's working now Wm. Thanks for posting your solution and let us know if we can help you again in the future!

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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