Within Outlook, File>Open>Data File....and open your old data file, probably
Then copy data from old dat file to the new one
"apondu" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> My name is Govardhan.
> I have some problem i feel people here can help me out.
> I had office 2000 installed in my system and i had configured outlook with
> 2 mail id's of mine and was using it as my default mail.
> Yesterday we had brought a new version of Microsoft Office 2007.
> In a bit of hurry i did these things.
> 1. I immediately uninstalled present version of office 2000 without
> backing up my mails.
> 2. I installed Office 2007
> 3. I open my outlook
> 4. It migrated the settings of my previous outlook
> 5. It poped a message asking "DO u wish archieve old mails ?".
> 6. In a bit of hurry i closed that message by pressing the close button i
> didn't click neither yes or no
> 7. My outlook is opened. Now the real problem starts.
> 8. The mail-id configured were there but none of my previous mails are
> there now. I have lost all of them.
> Can anyone please help me out. How can i recover all my previous mail. I
> know i should have backed up my mails but in a hurry i didn't do this.
> Now i don't knw how to proceed and recover those old.
> I did one more mistake when it asked me for archieving my mails i didn't
> choose the option but jst closed the messsage without selecting the option
> yes or no.
> Can anyone help me out in recovering my old files.
> Waiting for the response
> my mail-id is mailto:email@example.com