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Windows live fails to pick up all outlook emails

by Hubb67 / May 14, 2013 10:10 PM PDT

I am frustrated with Windows Live mail as I backed up all my latest Outlook Express files dating back to 2002 from my old PC to a portable drive. I then imported all the files over to Widows Live. My sent items show up to only 2008, and my inbox only show up to Feb of this year. I tried again but the same happens. Huge chunk of mails missing. They are defiantly backed up from as recent as yesterday. Can anyone help throw some light or suggest a better email service than Windows Live like Outlook Express 6 ?

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