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How can I import all my contacts from that file?
I do not have XP with outlook express anymore...

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If you don't have access to any XP computer you'll have to resort to some commercial software (e.g. Address Magic Personal, $29.95).

Cheaper but more time consuming would be setting up a virtual xp machine (e.g. with VirtualBox), import the address book and then export to CSV.

Of course there are plenty other useful scenarios where a VM comes in handy, for instance, a 'disposable' virtual computer will add greatly to your security.

If you don't have XP or a spare license, you can grab a free Internet Explorer Application Compatibility VPC Image (any of the 3 XP versions will do) and use it for with Windows Virtual PC.


If you want to import your mails, read this tutorial:

Import your messages or account from Outlook Express to Outlook

expand the link When Outlook and Outlook Express are installed on different computers

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and what about by inbox folder, can i import it? – matiki Jan 21 '10 at 17:36
@matiki - updated my post. – Molly7244 Jan 21 '10 at 17:44

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