November 28th, 2017
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Today we will see, the manual techniques through which you can easily convert / transfer/import Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail.
Outlook Express was one of the popular email clients some years back but with new features and launches, it has lost its importance. And in recent times, Windows Live Mail is the new application which a lot of users are looking upon. Windows Live Mail can be termed as the successor of OE as it provides access to Gmail, Hotmail and even for Yahoo.
Migrating or the process to convert MS Outlook Express DBX files into Windows Live mail is a fairly easy process and don’t take much time. But there are certain things which you need to keep in mind. So before the conversion process, we will see the limitations and the points to keep in mind before your export Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail.
Before converting MS Outlook Express DBX files into Windows Live Mail, you need to make a backup of your Microsoft Outlook Express emails and other files for a smooth conversion.
One of the best ways to convert emails and other file objects of your MS Outlook Express into Windows Live mail is through this process:
So here is how you can convert/import your MS Outlook Express DBX files to Windows Live mail format.
Note: The imported folders and mailbox items will be stored in Storage folders of Windows Live Mail.
The process is very easy as said but there are some limitations which we also need to keep in mind before executing these procedures.
If the above-mentioned technique doesn’t work as said, then the only way you can do this is by using a DBX to EML converter.
DBX is basically the file format in which Outlook Express stores all its data. Whereas EML is a file format, which is very well supported by Windows Live Mail.
So if we can convert the DBX files into EML format it means we have successfully imported Outlook Express files into Windows Live mail format.
So now the question is how to do it?
The best way to do this is by using a good DBX to EML converter tool. But as far I have seen, most of these Outlook Express to Windows Live mail converter tool doesn’t support corrupt DBX files.
That is why I would refer you to go for SysInfoTools DBX Recovery Tool.
It is an advanced version software which not only recovers corrupt MS Outlook Express DBX files but also let users save this recovered files in DBX as well as EML format. Now you can easily import these EML files into Windows Live Mail later on. Due to its advanced recovery algorithm, it also supports large-scale DBX files making it easy for users to repair and convert the files seamlessly.
Step 01: Launch and open the software. Now select the files in your system that you want to convert and also select the recovery mode mentioned in the Pic. and click on ‘Ok’
Step 02: Wait for few minutes until the scanning process gets over
Step 03: In the third step, you can check out the preview of your emails and its subfolders.
Step 04: The fourth step is one of the most important steps for you as here you have to select the file format in which you want to save the recovered files. Select “Save as EML” and click ‘Ok’
Step 05: Wait for a few minutes as the software is saving your files in your system
Step 06: Within a few seconds, the saving process will get over and you can check out your EML files
So here is how you can convert /transfer/import Outlook Express emails into Windows Live mail format.
Being an expert, I always suggest my readers to go for manual procedures before going for any paid software. And even for this, I would again suggest you to go for the free manual techniques. How to Download Full Version DBF Recovery Free Online
Note: Before going for the manual technique try to keep a backup of your files.
If the mentioned procedure doesn’t work then download the free version just to evaluate whether the given tool works as per your need or not. If the software, works as said then you may follow the given step by step procedure to convert your Outlook Express DBX files into Windows Live Mail EML format.
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