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outlook 2010 archived messages

moved my outlook 2010 email to a new pc.  used my backed up pst file and all emails and contacts came back fine.  did not include my archive pst file :-(.  how can I now incorporate that file into my new outlook profile?  thanks
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Emmanuel AdebayoGlobal Windows Infrastructure Engineer - ConsultantCommented:
On the File tab, click Open.
Click Import.
Click Import from another program or file. Click Next.
Click Outlook Data File (.pst). Click Next.
Click Browse and choose the archive pst you wish to import.
Select Do not import duplicates
Ensure that include subfolders is checked.
Select Import items into the current folder.
Click Finish.
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cpmcomputersCommented:
The above will merge your items in archive into the current folder if that is what you require

If you simply want the archive folder to appear in outlook as a separate entitly
Copy the file to a location on your new pc
(C\users\username\mydocuments\outlookfiles)

Then open the file in outlook
Select "open other outlook file"
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cpmcomputersCommented:
Microsoft Outlook
Overview: When an archive is set up in Outlook, a PST file is created.  The instructions below demonstrate how to open this PST file in Outlook 2010

1. In Outlook 2010, Click File > Open > Open Outlook Data File

2. Navigate to the location of the *.pst file you are trying to open.

3. Click Open.

4. The archive will create another inbox on the left side navigation of Outlook 2010

5. Click the small white triangle next to the new inbox to expand the folders and see the archive.
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StewartGilliganAuthor Commented:
worked perfectly
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