Common issues with import of data to Microsoft® Outlook Express 7
How to fix common issues with import of data to Microsoft® Outlook Express 7?
Microsoft Outlook Express 7 is an e-mail program which is very user friendly and simple to use. You could do the work with proper protection and security. You could perform easy HTML editing. It would also support S/MIME encryption and digital IDs. It would enhance the security. This e-mail program would be able to handle many Hotmail, POP, MSN and IMAP accounts. Users then would be able to handle view, send and receive mails with appropriate security features. This is a product from Microsoft and it would be better to update this e-mail program from Microsoft website. This news and e-mail client would be find included with Windows Internet Explorer versions 4.0 through 6.0.If you switch to Outlook Express from any other email client, you would be able to import all the mail and contacts from that e-mail client to Microsoft Outlook Express 7.You might get error while importing the data and could not be able to complete.
Tips to fix issues while importing data to Outlook Express 7:
- Update software
- Reset MAPI settings
- Double check account settings
You need to update the software at the right time. If you have not downloaded the updates for the OS in system, Microsoft Outlook Express 7 either not gets updated. In such conditions it would miss the fixes in compatibility and the vital operations. In such conditions, there would be issues in importing data. You would also try to update Outlook Express from the Microsoft website. You would turn and automatic updates. From the Control Panel you would take System Properties and need to enable automatic updates. Then the updates get downloaded automatically. After that, try to do importing.
Reset MAPI settings
In some conditions MAPI import function gets corrupted. This corruption would occur if the you have switched from full Microsoft Outlook version to Microsoft Outlook Express 7. When the MAPI function gets corrupted, you would get error while importing data to Outlook Express. In order to solve this, you need to go to 'Tools' and take Options. From there you would select the tab Connections. You need to click on “Change” to open Internet Properties dialogue box. You would then choose Programs tab and then select Outlook Express. You would then click OK and need to restart Outlook Express. You would then try to import the data to Outlook Express.
You need to check the account settings thoroughly. If you have restored the system, there are chances that the account settings would have been modified. If that occurs, you would not be able to import the data to Outlook Express. You would firstly take Tools and would select Accounts. After that you would open the webmail/exchange information. You need to make sure that data present in Accounts menu matches with that.
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