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recover outlook address book from copy of failed HDD

Posted on 2003-11-26
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Clients computer would not boot.

I bought a new HDD, reloaded XP PRO and Office XP.

I wanted to copy data from old HDD, so I installed the old drive as slave and copied everything to a folder on the new drive. Just in time because the old HDD has stopped spinning.

How do I get the addresses from the old Outlook to the new Outlook?

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Addresses are stored in the PST file. Do a search for *.pst  Here is a way to restore the PST file if it is corrupted.

http://www.slipstick.com/problems/scanpst.htm
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