To close the Browse for Folder dialog box, click OK. Wednesday, May 04, 2011 2:50 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Why is that Microsoft has always made it such a P.I.T.A. Monday, August 09, 2010 7:42 PM Reply | Quote Moderator 0 Sign in to vote I am having the same problem. bootneck02 posted Dec 23, 2016 at 10:55 PM Review round up - 23 December 2016 Becky posted Dec 23, 2016 at 3:53 PM GRID ---free for a short time Abarbarian posted my review here
If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Conversely, Outlook stores each message as an individual file. A grumble to one of the other posters: Just because OE is an old program does not make it okay that MS left out a way to browse for an OE I then went to Best Buy to have the Geek Squad look at it. https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/25560449/Need-to-export-Outlook-Express-Outlook-pst-Default-MAPI-store-could-not-be-opened.html
If it is a complicated OE address Book (groups etc.) it can get nasty but a simple address book exports and imports fine. Paul Tuesday, May 01, 2012 4:45 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Hi Ron and Teresa, Just to let all Know I have manage to Import from Outlook Over to the new Computer running Windows 7 & Outlook 2010opened documents located the Outlook file opened it and copy and pasted the data pst file from my pen drive and Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
If Outlook Express and Outlook are installed on different computers, you need to know this information so that you can find and copy the correct folder when needed. For example, the Inbox folder in Outlook Express is a single file, Inbox.dbx. It sure did for me. Outlook Express- Can't Even Export!
Outlook is installed, and is set as the default. Please post alternative solutions. Regards, Teresa Microsoft Online Community Support Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not I have located the STORE and copied the STORE folder to the desktop of the Windows 7 new computer.
Do one of the following: Copy the entire Outlook Express folder to removable media, such as a floppy disk, DVD, or portable memory device, and then copy it to the computer http://gsbook.org/outlook-express/outlook-express-could-not-be-started-store-directory.php Also, when I went to Export my Messages via EXPORT MESSAGES > All Folders > OK I get an error message: "The Export could not be performed. Sunday, January 29, 2012 12:32 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote Hi Guys, after many hours of trying and using the advice from this forum which only worked If you try to export messages from Outlook Express, you may receive the following error message: The Export could not be performed.
and How Do I Manually Connect Microsoft Outlook 2010/2013 To My Exchange Server? Outlook 2010 should be able to import a bunch of .dbx files and a .wab and Bob's your uncle. I have in the past exported the OE Address Book into a CSV file. http://gsbook.org/outlook-express/outlook-express-mapi-store-could-not-be-opened.php Select forumWindowsMac OsLinuxOtherSmartphonesTabletsSoftwareOpen SourceWeb DevelopmentBrowserMobile AppsHardwareDesktopLaptopsNetworksStoragePeripheralSecurityMalwarePiracyIT EmploymentCloudEmerging TechCommunityTips and TricksSocial EnterpriseSocial NetworkingAppleMicrosoftGoogleAfter HoursPost typeSelect discussion typeGeneral discussionQuestionPraiseRantAlertTipIdeaSubject titleTopic Tags Select up to 3 tags (1 tag required) CloudPiracySecurityAppleMicrosoftIT EmploymentGoogleOpen SourceMobilitySocial EnterpriseCommunitySmartphonesOperating
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Browse to the location that you found in the Store Location dialog box. If there is anything I can do for you, please feel free to let me know. Edited by pmsiuser Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:41 AM Wednesday, September 19, 2012 12:32 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote So why did you move the file from Need to turn that on before you see the 'File' option.
Sign Up Now! I downloaded Windows Live Mail and am able to see my Outlook Express folders in it. Then on the computer where Outlook is installed, copy the folder from the network location to the computer. http://gsbook.org/outlook-express/outlook-express-could-not-export-mapi.php Nothing on the internet shows me how to do this.
Your default MAPI store could not be opened." I have tried downloading and reinstalling MAPI, but it doesn't help. I get the same error message as Nzate. From the opened Outlook Express I am to locate the STORE that I copied ( in this caet to the Desktop) and Outlook Express on the Windows 7 machine know where An error has occurred." Or, while exporting messages from Outlook Express: "The Export could not be performed.
I have all the information from my old computer with Outlook Express on an external hard drive that is searchable by the new computer. In the ~year since Sally's post, has Microsoft created instructions specifically for Windows Live Mail and Win 7? Canada Local time:08:36 AM Posted 07 September 2007 - 12:29 AM Good to hear you've solved this problem LTJLily17. Thanks Eddie.
Note: Copying the Outlook Express information to a shared location is not sufficient. To do so, follow these steps: Restart your computer, and then start Outlook Express.On the Tools menu, click Options.On the General tab, click to clear the Make Outlook Express my default