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Email from another computer

How can I get my email from another computer it wont boot up windows and it wont repair windows, I have a very important email on there for a job and I need it bad it was outlook for my email and it was an xp computer, I now have a vista laptop and desktop. I also have the tools to access the hardrive thru usb now I just need to know how to get to the email documents

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  • sloth92 Sep 30, 2008

    I have windows mail on the laptop or vista computers and I believe it was outlook express on the problem xp computer

  • clark styx valencia
    clark styx valencia May 11, 2010

    do you have outlook express or microsoft outlook?


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Ok,if you can access the hard drive of your old computer,try to search for inbox.dbx ,outbox.dbx and so on,include hidden files when searching..outlook express uses .dbx extension to compress its messages,once you have it,you can export it to outlook express of different computer,i dont think it can be read by windos mail caus it might be using a different file extension,try downloading mozilla thunderbird,it reads dbx files..

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