Backup Outlook 2007 email, contacts, calendar

We're just starting to transition to MSoffice 2007 from 2000 and 2003.  How do I backup the Outlook 2007 mailbox?  In previous versions, I just backed up the PST files, but there are no PST's that I can find now, so how to do?
Also, how can I import outlook 2000/2003 mail, messages, and calendar into the new 2007 version when they upgrade?
Thanks
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maharlikaAsked:
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war1Connect With a Mentor Commented:
maharlika, you looked in the wrong folder.  You looked in C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\ folder.  PST is in Local Settings subfolder.   C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\ folder.
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kind4meCommented:
Are you on a exchange system?
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maxis2cuteCommented:
there are pst files in 2007 the same as 2000-2003.  there are two formats of pst's  on for 2000-2003 and one for 2007.  

what i have found just as easy is the backup add in from microsoft

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=8b081f3a-b7d0-4b16-b8af-5a6322f4fd01&displaylang=en
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war1Commented:
Hello maharlika,

What operating system are you using?

If Windows XP, PST file is located in C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\
If using Visa, PST file is located in C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook\

They are hidden folder and files, so you have to unhide hidden folders and files. In Windows XP, open Windows Explorer or any folder.  Click on Tools > Folders Options > View. Check "Show hidden files and folders".  If you want to see system files as well, unclick Hide protected operating system files.   Click OK.

In Windows Vista,  click on the Start button > Control Panel .  When the Control Panel opens you can either be in Classic View or Control Panel Home view:
A. If you are in the Classic View do the following:
   1. Double-click on the Folder Options icon.
   2. Click on the View tab.
B. If you are in the Control Panel Home view do the following:
   1. Click on the Appearance and Personalization link .
   2. Click on Show Hidden Files or Folders.
   3. Go to step 5.
Under the Hidden files and folders section select the radio button labeled Show hidden files and folders. Click OK.

Hope this helps!
war1
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war1Commented:
maharlika,

Regarding your second question, yes, you can import 2000/2003 PST into the new 2007 version.  Since import does not well, you can open the PST as another Personal Folder.  Then move the emails and calendar items from personal folder to default personal folder.
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maharlikaAuthor Commented:
War1:
"If Windows XP, PST file is located in C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\"

There are no pst files. This folder has the following:
outcmd.dat
outlook.nk2
outlook.srs
outlook.xml

But no PST files.  It's showing hidden files, etc.
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kind4meCommented:
Do a search on the drive for *.pst folders, remember to check the search hidden folders.  
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