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From: "Joy Rich" <>
Subject: Re: [APG] Outlook Question
Date: Sat, 31 Dec 2005 13:28:37 -0500
Is there a way to save the entire Inbox in one fell swoop, or does each e-mail have to be saved individually?
From: "Bonnie Kohler" < >
Subject: Outlook Question
Date: Sat, 31 Dec 2005 11:40:17 -0500
Ernest wrote: In the past I have burned my old email to CD. However, the
that when you just copy it off it saves the files as subjects.
Ernest, I save my e-mails to either my personal e-mail folder or to my
genealogy surname folders on my C-Drive before I back them up to CD.
In Outlook Express, click on "File," and then "Save As" to save your mail to
your hard drive.
Most of the time I save e-mail as text documents because those files are
smaller. Sometimes I save them as .eml when I want to preserve special
If I were going to save your post to this list, I'd save it on my C-Drive,
in my GENEALOGY folder, in the APG folder, as "12-31-05 Ernst to APG Re
This is what the saved e-mail text document would look like:
From: "Ernest E. Blevins" < >
To: < >
Subject: [APG] Outlook Question
Date: Saturday, December 31, 2005 9:53 AM
I consider myself pretty computer savvy so I think the answer to this is
going to be something so obvious I'll be embarrassed later. Of course
sometimes the obvious is what is hard to see. . . .
Hope this helps.
Bonnie Dunphy Kohler