I am having problems importing a customer's address book from Outlook Express (XP) to Windows Live Mail (7). The addresses are being (mostly) split into each individual entry: some are just physical addresses, some email addresses, some phone numbers.
It seems not easy to transfer contacts from Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail, especially when the two accounts are on different computers. If you're scratching your head about it, you are a lucky man. Here is a pretty easy way, with which you can migrate contacts between Outlook Express and Windows Live Mai. To use this way, you need to download an intermediate tool – Wondershare MobileGo for Android.
Note: If you use iPhone, iPod or iPad, you can try Wondershare TunesGo. By using this tool, you can also transfer Outlook Express contacts to Windows Live Mail.
Import contacts from Outlook Express to Window Live Mail
Download this program on your computer. It works pretty well in Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 2003, Window XP and Windows Vista. Lets' have a look at the easy tutorial.
Step 1. Run this tool on your computer
At the beginning, run Wondershare MobileGo for Android after the installation. Connect your Android device to the computer either via a USB cable or via Wi-Fi. After detected, you Android device is displayed in the primary window. In the sidebar, you can view the files on your Android device.
Note: Plenty of Android phones and tablets are fully supported, including Samsung, HTC and LG. Check more supported Android phones and tablets.
Step 2. Export Outlook Express contacts to Windows Live Mail
Before exporting contacts from Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail, you need to export Outlook Express contacts to Android device first.
Note: Click "Contacts" in the left sidebar. Click "Import/Export">"Import contacts from computer">"from Outlook Express". Then, this intermediate tool will quickly detect contacts in Outlook Express. After that, choose a group to save the imported Outlook Express contacts.
Besides Outlook Express, you can import contacts from Outlook 2003/2007/2010.
Now, contacts in Outlook Express are imported to your Android device. If you decide to import these contacts to Windows Live Mail on another computer, you should install and launch MobileGo for Android on another computer. Then connect your Android device to another computer via Wi-Fi or the USB cable.
Then, in the contact window, tick off the imported Outlook contacts. Click "Import/Export" again. In the drop-down menu, either choose "Export selected contacts to computer" or "Export all contacts to computer">"to Windows Live Mail". Then, this intermediate tool transfers these Outlook Express contacts.
That's the tutorial about how to move contacts from Outlook Express to Windows Live Mail. With this mediate tool – Wondershare MobileGo for Android, it's not difficult to move contacts between the two accounts. Now, download this tool to have a try!