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How do I copy windows mail??


Thursty71

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We currently have a desktop that is running on Windows Vista and the mother in law has just given us a year old laptop with Windows 7 on. How do I move/copy my windows mail account and all its contents onto the laptop?? Everything I have read to advise on this so far just seems really long winded and I'm sure there must be a quick way to do it?? Can anyone help step by step??

Many thanks in advance

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tullie

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Windows mail is a web mail client,just open your account on the new computer,at least i think thats right lol.

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proudfoot

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Windows Mail is not web based it is similar to Outlook Express. Win7 uses Windows Live Mail which personally I do not like. Why M$ have to keep changing software is as far as I am concerned a pain in the butt. If some people like Live Mail etc. OK but why can't they let you download a previous version if that is your choice.

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chub_tor

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Export Windows Mail procedure Click Here Import Windows Mail procedure Click Here

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