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Size increase of ms outlook


my mail was configured on outlook express & now i am exporting mails to ms outlook 2003 the prb is the size of the mail is more than 4 gb .while i am trying to import the mail it import complete but when i want to view the mail it display the size limit u cant view the mail u are suppose to del some mail. but icant del the mail. is ther any solution to increase the size of outlook 2003.
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  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2014

    since microsoft doesn't support windows xp we lost our ability to use our old e-mail address.They told what we had to do get a new e-mail address.we did what we were told and got verification and got a new new address. W hat we want to do is import our e-mails from our old address to our new one. they gave us the information to do this,however when we did it we were toil we cannot transfer our old e-mail to our new e-mail. You cannot transfer from one g-mail address to another g-mail address. Please, can you help me.

  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2014

    we cannot import e-mails from one g-mail address to another g-mail address.all started when we were informed windows xp was not being supported. please help me.



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Negative on that partner...

Your PST (email folder) file should not be bigger than 1.8Gb, once it reaches that size, you cannot receive or send emails.

What you can do is save the email attachments on your hard drive and delete them from the email message itself, saving only the message.

Make PST files that only contain up to 1.5Gb, then create more with other names (like Inbox200712_01.pst, Inbox200712_02.pst) for example.

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Hi, I need to Import Outlook Express Emails (that were on another PC - and the Maintenance / Store location from express has been backed up to an external hard drive) and import the mail and contacts into...


You ought to copy the Ms Outlook Data file that is usually stored in your computer containing all your outlook data.

To locate it:
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NB: Make sure that you have enabled viewing of hidden files in your computer. Do this by going to the

  • Tools on the Menu bar --------- Folder Options----------Click on the View Tab ---------on the Advanced settings ------File and Folders -----Turn on Show Hidden files and Folder on the Hidden Files and Folders Menu.

Open Drive on Drive C:

  • On C: follow this sequence to open the file
  • C:/-----Documents and Settings--------Click on the User Account-----Local settings-------Application Data------Microsoft-----------Outlook.

When you are here you will see the Outlook Office Data File.

  • Copy this Outlook Office Data File in a removable media e.g Memory Stick.
Now you have copied the E-Mail and Addresses File.

  • Go to the computer you wish to copy the E-Mails, Settings and Addresses.
  • Open Microsoft Outlook Program
  • Under the File Menu Click on the Import and Export submenu.
An Import and Export Wizard dailog box opens up.

  • From the Action to perform choose
  • Import Internet Mails and Addresses and click next.
  • The Outlook Import tool dialog opens.
  • Select the Internet Mail Application to Import from: Choose on Outlook Express 4.X, 5.X, 6.X making sure that the Import Mail, Import Address Book , Import rules Options are turned on.
  • Click next
  • Address Dialog Box Opens up
  • choose on the option accordingly and click finish
  • Browse for Folder dialog box opens up.
  • Select the location of your saved Ms Outlook Data file
  • Click OK
  • Starts to import all your E-mail files and Addresses to the new computer.
Thats it. I guess you have your mails and Addresses.

Incase of any queries please dont hesitate to ask.

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use outlook express export settings, but you can only export to outlook 2003 or 2007 you cant use it for any other software.

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Outlook Express First, you need to start Windows XP and launch Outlook Express. If you have a dual-boot configuration (Windows XP and Windows Vista) you should export everything to a location that is accessible from both operating systems. If you have Windows XP installed and you plan to erase it and upgrade to Windows Vista, we recommend that you save everything to a back-up disk and import from it later, after you install Windows Vista.

Exporting the Address Book
Go to the File menu, select Export and click on Address Book.
The Address Book Export Tool will be launched. Select the second option - Text File (Comma Separated Values) - and click on the Export button
You will be asked to select the path where you want to export your Address Book. Click on Browse, go to the folder where you want to save your Address Book, type the name of the file in which it will be saved and click the Save button.
The CSV Export window will open. Here you will have to select which contact details you want to export. Select the ones you want or, for more safety, select all the fields and then press the Finish button.
The Address Book has now been exported to the chosen location.

Exporting E-mail Accounts Settings
In Outlook Express, go to the Tools menu and then select Accounts.

A window with all your internet accounts will be opened. Go to the Mail tab and from the list of e-mail accounts select the first you want to export. Click on it and then press Export. You will choose the folder and the file name where your settings will be exported. After that, click on Save.

Repeat this procedure for all the e-mail accounts you want to export to Windows Mail.

Exporting E-mail Messages
Go to Tools and then select Options.
Go to the Maintenance tab and click on the Store Folder button.
A small window will open and you will see the location where Outlook Express stores all your e-mail messages. Copy that location, close Outlook Express, open that location in Windows Explorer and then copy all the content to a different location.
If you have a lot of messages, the process will take quite some time to finish.

Windows Mail
After you have finished the export process, reboot and start or install Windows Vista. When you are ready to import all your e-mail accounts, messages and address book to Windows Mail, go to the Start Menu - All Programs and launch its shortcut.
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Importing the Address Book
In Windows Mail, go to the File menu, select Import and then Windows Contacts.
In the Import to Windows Contacts window, select the first option - CSV (Comma Separated Values) - and press the Import button.
Now you have to Browse to the file where you exported the Address Book from Outlook Express and then press Open. When you are done press Next.
In the CSV Import window choose the fields you want to import. If you are not sure which fields to select, select all of them and press the Finish button.
Now the Address Book has been moved from Outlook Express to Windows Mail.

Importing E-mail Accounts Settings
First, go to Tools -> Accounts. In the Internet Accounts window, press the Import button.
Now you have to browse to the location where you exported your e-mail accounts settings and select the file containing those settings.
Repeat this procedure for all your e-mail accounts. All the restored accounts settings will be listed in the Internet Accounts window.
Importing E-mail Messages
Go to the File menu, select Import and then click on Messages.
In the Windows Mail Import window, you need to select the third option - Microsoft Outlook Express 6 - and click on Next.
Select Import mail from an OE6 store directory and press the OK button.
Now you have to browse to the folder where you exported all your e-mail messages, click the Select folder button which takes you to the next screen at which point you then press Next.
Select the message folders you want to import and press Next.
After the import is finished, the wizard will show a Import Complete message. Press the Finish button.
Now all your e-mail messages from Outlook Express will be available in Windows Mail. By default, all your imported messages will be placed in the Imported Folder. You can move them to any other folder using the drag and drop procedure.

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