Exporting Database From Outlook 2000 to Microsoft XP

I am running Outlook 2000 in my office and want to copy 
my database contacts, file and folders to my home 
computer running XP. Is it possible? How?

9/20/2004 8:41:48 PM
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When you say 'home computer running XP', do you mean Office XP?

It's easy to do. From Outlook 2000:

File -> import and export -> export to a file -> next -> personal folder 
file -> next -> click the top level of the tree, select 'include 
subfolders' -> next -> set the export location -> next -> name the pst -> 
click OK.

Copy the file to your home machine.

From Office XP do the reverse, starting in Outlook XP -> File -> import and 
export -> import from another program or file.


"Dr. Walter Coe" <walter.coe@suncentral.com> wrote in message 
>I am running Outlook 2000 in my office and want to copy
> my database contacts, file and folders to my home
> computer running XP. Is it possible? How?

9/20/2004 9:32:05 PM
Tom Groves <thomas.groves@oregonstate.edu> wrote:

> It's easy to do. From Outlook 2000:
> File -> import and export -> export to a file

No.  Do not export.  Just copy the PST to some transfer medium, like CD.
Take it home.  Copy it to HD and remove the read-only attribute.  Use
File>Open>Outlook Data File to open it.  Move things around to suit
yourself.  All done.
Brian Tillman

tillman1952 (16052)
9/21/2004 1:55:26 PM

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