convert outlook express to outlook 2010

my partner has outlook express.
how can Import his contacts to a clean install of outlook.

is it very involved ?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You MUST install Outlook on the same machine that has Outlook Express and let Outlook find the Outlook Express email. OE died with XP and I don't think Outlook 2010 runs on XP so you will need to get a copy of Outlook 2003 (possibly 2007).

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Leroy LuffHead of IT & DIgitalCommented:
Outlook 2010 runs on xp no problem.

See this for assistance :
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
If Outlook 2010 runs on XP, then just install it and it will convert Outlook Express (should anyway).
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TemodyPickalbatros, IT ManagerCommented:
From your outlook go to gile import from other applications choose outlook express
And select import contacts
Or you can export outlook express contacts from this article
And import it to outlook
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@intelogent  - If Outlook is there on the XP machine, it should just ask. That is how it always has worked for me in the past. Please let us know.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@intelogent  - Thanks and good luck with the conversion.
intelogentAuthor Commented:
perfect guys... got it installed on the computer where out look was, and no problem.... thanks to all
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Thanks for the update.
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