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Moving Outlook Express newsgroups?

Posted on 2003-12-04
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I would like to move my Outlook Express confirguration, meaning all the news groups I have selected to another PC. How can I do this?
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Title : Backup and restore OE settings
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hope this helps a bit
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Greetings, rrr333222!

OLEXP: How to Back Up and Recover Outlook Express Data
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;270670

Export the Newsgroup Account to a File

To make a backup copy of your Outlook Express news accounts:
On the Tools menu, click Accounts.
On the News tab, click the news account that you want to export, and then click Export.
In the Save In box, use locate the Mail Backup folder on your desktop, and then click Save.
Repeat these steps for each news account that you want to export.
Click Close.

Import the Newsgroup Account File

To import your Outlook Express news account file:
On the Tools menu, click Accounts.
On the News tab, click Import.
In the Look In box, locate the Mail Backup folder on your desktop.
Click the news account that you want to import, and then click Open.
Repeat these steps for each news account that you want to import.
Click Close.

Best wishes, war1
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Thanks, war1
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