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Windows 7: lost original disks vista business and office 2007, need to upgrade

23 Nov 2011   #11
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

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Thank you, one more question, most of my history is on my outlook: 6GB although disected into archives, is there a software that i can download that can easily copy the .pst files on my external HD?
xena, have a look here Outlook Backup Tutorial see if that helps


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23 Nov 2011   #12
xena

Windows Vista business 32 bit
 
 

Thank you all
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23 Nov 2011   #13
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

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If it were possible to exchange the W7 home premium with W7 professional, do i still need to do a clean install, and if not do i need to back up my data before upgrading?
Install Windows 7 Home Premium first, and then buy a Windows 7 Professional product key via Windows Anytime Upgrade.

Once your payment has been accepted your product key will be e-mailed to you, which you'll need to print and keep.

The upgrade doesn't take long and does not affect personal data or installed applications, but as a safeguard you can always create a restore point before you start the upgrade.
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23 Nov 2011   #14
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You don't need software to copy the .pst files. Just cut and paste them when you are ready to move them. If they aren't kept in an organized folder, then search your drive for *.pst.

When I am working on someone's computer who still uses POP3 e-mail, I always create a folder on their new system called Mail_Archives, and stick their.pst files in there.
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23 Nov 2011   #15
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

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