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can i save my emails on outlook express onto memory stick thing

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gio71 Fri 18-Jul-08 07:45:19

and transfer to my laptop? am going to be working from laptop for few weeks as am away and will need to access work emails from my pc?
very easy instructions needed!thanks

NotQuiteCockney Fri 18-Jul-08 07:56:16

File->Save as? And it offers .eml as an option.

But my version only lets you do this to one email at a time, so it's not much use if you want to do it to 100s of emails.

Easier maybe to forward the emails?

PortAndLemon Fri 18-Jul-08 08:00:06

Read this tutorial which explains DBX files (what Outlook Express uses for storing emails). If you copy the correct DBX files across to your laptop you can import them into OE on that machine.

gio71 Fri 18-Jul-08 21:24:50

Hi
Have followed that but cant get to the next stage of importing to laptop and cant find a tutorial. any ideas? thanks for help

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