Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: How do I get my mail back?

22 Oct 2009   #1
DigitalB33R

Windows 7
 
 
How do I get my mail back?

When I upgraded to Windows 7 from Vista a lost all my mail from outlook express. Is there a way to get them back to windows mail? thanks


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
22 Oct 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DigitalB33R View Post
When I upgraded to Windows 7 from Vista a lost all my mail from outlook express. Is there a way to get them back to windows mail? thanks
D

did you format the drive, or install win 7 over OE? From windows mail you can import messages, but you have to point it to where the messages are. Do you know where the OE stored them?

Ken
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Oct 2009   #3
DigitalB33R

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DigitalB33R View Post
When I upgraded to Windows 7 from Vista a lost all my mail from outlook express. Is there a way to get them back to windows mail? thanks
D

did you format the drive, or install win 7 over OE? From windows mail you can import messages, but you have to point it to where the messages are. Do you know where the OE stored them?

Ken
I formatted the drive and where do say import message?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

22 Oct 2009   #4
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Did you back up any of your files before you formatted the drive?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 How do I get my mail back?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Creating new back up .pst in windows mail
Hey guys, im trying to transfer my Windows Mail emails to a MAC. Step one should be Use export function in windows mail to create .pst. Step two Import .pst into Outlook Step 3 Use third party program to import and export in MAC compatible format.
Browsers & Mail
How can I get back Windows Mail?
I purchased a new PC about a month ago with Windows 7. I had Vista with Windows Mail and found both pretty decent. Now, I think I am upgrading, but Live Mail is absolutely the worse email system I have ever used. When I click on a new message it takes about a minute before it will open. I...
Browsers & Mail
Microsoft strikes back at Google on e-mail back-up plan
Microsoft strikes back at Google on e-mail back-up plan | ZDNet
News
Can't Open Mail Restored from Back-up
Before I installed Windows 7, I backed up all my data files to my external hard drive. Now I am having difficulty getting my email files into my email program. I reinstalled Eudora Mail, which I had been using, and was unable to restore the files. I decided to install Windows Live email and see...
Browsers & Mail
who wants mail back in win7
i thought i would see how many people would like to see win mail back in the rtm of windows7 if we get a big enough group maybe we can sway them in to putting it back i myself would love to have it back cheers brad
Browsers & Mail
uninstalled windows mail, how can i get it back?
uninstalled windows mail and need to install it again, tried googling only thing that came up was some windows mail update but not the program.. so can i reinstall this or what >?
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:36.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App