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Transfering mail setup from Windows xp to a windos vista machine with EasySuite

How do I transfer mail setup in a Windows xp computer to a new windows vista computer using EasySuite. Problem: vista requires installation of MS Outlook -

  1. Do I have to install Outlook in the vista machine to do that?
  2. What should I do to transfer my email data from the xp machine to the vista machine?
  3. Can Targus EasySuite do the migration job for all my current Outlook mail data in the xp machine?
  4. Thanks

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I'm not 100% sure about vista because I hate it but I can help you copy all of your outlook express data to a CD\DVD disk & your address book. Your network settings for express account is a phone call to your ISP.
If vista's explorer is set up like XP you should be able to copy your data into outlook express.
Open all these folders on you XP system.
User name\Application Data\Identities\{xxxxxxx}\Microsoft\Outlook Express
Copy the Outlook Express folder to your CD.
User name\Application Data\Microsoft\Address Book. Copy Address Book folder.
Making sure you have everything.
Open, User name\Local Settings\Application Data\Identities\{xxxxxxx}\Microsoft\Outlook Express
Compair the two Outlook Express folder files. CD will not allow copy of same named folder.
If Vista's lay out is the same as XP than copy Outlook Express folder to Vista.
Suggest you have your current ISP setting /account setup before copying to Vista

Let me know if this works for you!
Good Luck & Kind Regards.

Posted on Mar 21, 2008

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