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Dear Nancy

Firstly, thank you for your rapid response to my last question to you. You solved my problem for me. Thanks.

My dilemma this time is that I have two computers, the older one running Outlook 2010 on an operating system of Win 7 Ultimate. The performance of this computer was becoming quite erratic and so I moved to another computer running Outlook 2010on an operating system of Win 8, which I think has automatically updated to Win 8.1.

I have tried many times to migrate my Outlook files from the old computer to the new one but do not seem to be able to do so successfully.

I was hoping that you might be able to help me.


John, the following is from Microsoft.

Another option is to export your Inbox or Calendar to a *.pst file and then import this same file on the 2nd computer.

The path you decide to do will depend on your experience .

I personally would export/import.


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Nancy Janyszeski


Creating,sending, receiving e-mail, scheduling calendar items, tasks, using the journal, recurring appointments, default settings, Office 2003, Vista, 2007, 2010, 2013.


Vocational School Instructor in the Microsoft Office Suite . I am Microsoft Office User Specialist (MOUS) Master Certified and was certified as a MOUS Authorized Instructor. ICDL certified, Microsoft Office 2010. Instructional design and test writer for Skills Advantage,

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