transferring from Outlook Express (OS9) to Entourage (OSX)

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by Premise, Jan 4, 2004.

  1. Premise macrumors newbie

    Jan 4, 2004
    I have recently updated the operating system from OS9 - to 10.2. The only glitch being is I cannot work out how to import all of my email (Outlook Express) into Entourage...
    It seems that I cannot replace the backed up "Microsoft User Data / Identities/Main Identity" with the "Office X Identities"
    can some one please help me out - it must be such a common thing to do - yet I cannot find an answer...
    in desperation
  2. Le Big Mac macrumors 68020

    Le Big Mac

    Jan 7, 2003
    Washington, DC
    Re: transferring from Outlook Express (OS9) to Entourage (OSX)

    I did it awhile ago, so I'm not sure, but I thought I just dragged the OS9 identities into the OS X folder where the identities were, and entourage opened up with all my settings, emails, and contacts.
  3. Premise thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jan 4, 2004
    outlook to entourage still!

    Thanks - but it isn't working -
    I have tried replacing the entire Microsoft User Data folder with the old User Data folder, but when I open up Entourage the old identity dosen't show up at all. Entourage puts new OSX folders in the Microsoft User Data folder.

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