[pcductape] Re: I lost all my email

  • From: "Emery, David" <demery@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2003 10:22:01 -0500

Ditto, I do the same thing and back up all my e-mail files and put them in
another folder in addition to also another harddrive, my e-mail .pst exceeds
about 800mb presently. Good advise Salaam!

-----Original Message-----
From: Marshall [mailto:marshall@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Tuesday, March 04, 2003 4:50 AM
To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email


Thank you, Salaam, will give it a try.
Aloha, Marshall
----- Original Message -----
From: "Salaam Blackmore" <blackmore@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, March 03, 2003 11:32 PM
Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email


> Marshall
>
> There may be easier ways, but one approach is this: -
>
> Create a new folder, called, say "Email Archive" on a HD different to the
> one that holds the OS.
>
> Then go the folder with the original, active .dbx's and copy the entire
> folder, which you then paste into the newly created "Email Archive".
>
> That's it, really.........
>
> That said,  I find it safer to keep my active folder itself on a different
> HD.
>
> Salaam
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Marshall" <marshall@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 04, 2003 9:27 AM
> Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email
>
>
> > Thanks for your rapid response.  Just wondering how I can save all my
> emails
> > to a folder on another drive so in case the first drive crashes, i don't
> > lose all the emails.  I can save each email one by one, but that takes
> > forever.  If I could save a block of them, it would speed things up.
> >
> > Aloha, Marshall
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Monday, March 03, 2003 8:49 PM
> > Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email
> >
> >
> > > Hi Marshall,
> > > That is because the computer doesn't need text to store things.
> > > It stores them in a what I'll call a program language that a program
can
> > change
> > > into text that you can read.
> > >
> > > Are you reading these messages with the right email program?
> > > It takes the same program that wrote these files to be able to convert
> > them into
> > > text.
> > >
> > >
> > > Bob Noble
> > > www.sonic.net/bnoble
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Marshall" <marshall@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > Sent: Monday, March 03, 2003 10:42 PM
> > > Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email
> > >
> > >
> > > why does the .dbx file, when copied to another folder, turn out to be
> all
> > > squares, unintelligible?
> > >
> > > marshall
> > >   ----- Original Message -----
> > >   From: Elaine
> > >   To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > >   Sent: Sunday, March 02, 2003 3:06 AM
> > >   Subject: [pcductape] Re: I lost all my email
> > >
> > >
> > >   Hi Andy
> > >
> > >   Not sure on your problem hopefully some one else more experienced in
> the
> > group
> > > will have the answer for you,  but the full path for pcducttape is:
> > >
> > >
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