A Jaws-related audio list (was Re: backing up outlook messages)

  • From: "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2005 12:14:10 -0800

Hey Mac,

Just ask around like this and see if someeone can help you figure it out. 
In this case, the list for you will be the PC-Audio list.  Steve Gomez is on 
that one, too, if I recall.  So he'll be one familiar "face" there, when you 
subscribe.  I used to be on the list too, although I stopped because 
although I'd learned some good things there, my daily email was getting to 
be just way too much.

Let me see if I can find the welcome message with its email address:  Okay, 
here's all you nee.  Send a blank email to:

pc-audio-subscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx

That should do it.

Note that I've changed the subject line so that this message won't appear to 
be about Outlook Express message saving.








from that list (I useut
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michael McIntire" <blindcat@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Friday, December 16, 2005 11:10 AM
Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages


     Hey Yardbird.  I was sent a list of different groups from free list,
but they were all acronyms.  If I wanted to get on a list dealing with a
certain subject, say digital recording, do you know how I would go about
doing this?


Mac
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 3:53 PM
Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages


> Thanks, Steve.  I wasn't sure what this was about.  I tried.  Good luck
> guys, and again, Michael, welcome to the list.  What kind of music do you
> do?
> atain,
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Steve Gomes" <finnygomes@xxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 12:48 PM
> Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
>
>
> I got him bird. He just wants to back up his address book and I am going
to
> get him on the phone and walk him through it.
>
>
> skype name  stevegomes
> web site
> www.rellek.com/stevegomes
> phone 720-747-4990
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 1:10 PM
> Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
>
>
> > Hi Michael.  I'm sorry, but I'd need to know how you backed up your hard
> > drive (that's what you mean, isn't it?).  Do you mean you manually
copied
> > some or all of the folders to another medium, like floppies (this isn't
> > done
> > very often for saving very much material anymore, as hard drives have
> > become
> > so huge that not practical.  But you said "disk," so I'll presume you
> > meant
> > one or three or twenty diskettes.  If not, tell me.
> >
> > My first question is, did you use some sort of automatic backup program,
> > and
> > discover that it balked when it got to the folders where you email files
> > are
> > and refused to copy them?  Or did you select various folders manually
and
> > find that the email message folders refused to be selected and copied?
> >
> > Or, and this might be the real problem, which would be hard to guess
> > except
> > that you said you're so new to this stuff:  Were you trying to figure
out
> > how to simply back up Outlook Express or some other email client
> > (program)?
> > That is a special procedure that others know how to do, but it's not a
> > simple thing.
> >
> > What we were discussing here was simply identifying the folder where
your
> > email messages are kept, a regular folder, and then copying it to
> > someplace
> > like the flash memory sticks that many people have begun using for this
> > purpose, which are small devices like .mp3 players but hold only data,
not
> > music, and plug into the USB port on your computer.
> >
> > This may help you restate your problem,  I hope.  But if it is this
idea,
> > of
> > selected and copying folders and files, then you should read the
messages
> > just before you saw mine.  It was about this very thing.  You simply
have
> > to
> > know which folder your message files are in (there is an explanation a
few
> > messages back), and then you can select the folder and copy it
somewhere.
> >
> > Hope this begins to help.
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Michael McIntire" <blindcat@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 11:51 AM
> > Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
> >
> >
> >    Thank you Yardbird for your response.  I am a musician of 40 years
and
> > am quite computer illiterate, so please bare with me.  I recently backed
> > up
> > my computer to disk, but my e mail addresses in outlook wouldn't save.
> >     Would you by chance know the reason for this?
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 1:20 PM
> > Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
> >
> >
> >> hi.  what's your question?
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> From: "Michael McIntire" <blindcat@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 11:09 AM
> >> Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
> >>
> >>
> >> Hello.  I am blind cat.  I'm new to the list.  I have a question about
> >> saving my e mail addresses to disk.  I use outlook express.
> >> ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> From: "Yardbird" <yardbird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 1:03 PM
> >> Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
> >>
> >>
> >> > May I add to Michael's message one suggestion:  You don't have to be
> > stuck
> >> > with the long, complicated path to the folder where email stuff is
kept
> > by
> >> > default.  As he mentioned, the place where you can learn, and copy,
> >> > this
> >> > path is an edit box.  Its purpose is to allow you to change it.  So
you
> >> can
> >> > type in something like c:\email and then press OK and whatever is
> >> necessary
> >> > to make the change take effect, and from then on, all your email
files
> >> will
> >> > go to that location instead, and you know just how to find it.  Not
to
> >> > mention where to go to copy that folder and all its files to another
> > place
> >> > for backup.
> >> >
> >> > I don't think this kind of thing is retroactive, though, and that
would
> >> mean
> >> > that the email saved prior to making such a change would remain in
its
> >> > default folder.  How to consolidate the old with the new properly, I
> > don't
> >> > know, and hope someone can describe how to do in the most organized
and
> >> safe
> >> > manner.
> >> >
> >> > Maybe Vruce knows?  Bruce?  You there?  anybody else?
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> > From: "Michael G." <commodore128@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> > To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> > Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 9:10 AM
> >> > Subject: Re: backing up outlook messages
> >> >
> >> >
> >> > Hi Sanjay,
> >> >
> >> > One way of doing this, and this happens to be my preferred method,
is:
> >> >
> >> > 1.  Open Outlook Express
> >> > 2.  Go to the menu bar, choose Tools.
> >> > 3.  Choose Options
> >> > 4.  Press CTRL+Tab until you hear Jaws say Maintenence Page.
> >> > 5.  Tab over to the Store Folder button and press Enter.
> >> > 6.  A dialogue box will appear.  Tab until you reach the edit box.
The
> >> box
> >> > will contain a path to where your emails and address book data is
> > stored.
> >> > Select and copy this path to your clipboard (CTRL+C).
> >> > 6.  Press Escape a few times to get out of the Options screen.
> >> > 7.  Now open Windows Explorer and Tab until you reach the Address
bar.
> >> > 8.  Paste the pathname you copied a moment ago (CTRL+V) and press
> >> > Enter.
> >> > 9.  Now tab until your reach the list view.
> >> > 10.  All your email and address book data should be displayed.
Simply
> >> copy
> >> > everything in this folder and put it somewhere safe, preferably on a
> >> > CDR
> >> or
> >> > some other external form of storage media.
> >> > 11.  Whenever you need to restore your Outlook Express data, all you
> > have
> >> to
> >> > do is copy this information into the same folder.  It can bee a
> > difficult
> >> > path to remember so whenever you need the path again, simply  look at
> > the
> >> > Store Folder again under Tools.
> >> >
> >> > If I get a chance a little bit later, I'll tell you how you can
> >> > simplify
> >> > this process somewhat by using a Send To command.  But I'm out of
time
> > for
> >> > right now.  Hoope this helps.
> >> >
> >> > Michael
> >> >
> >> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> >> >   From: SANJAY TANNDON
> >> >   To: accessindia@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> >   Cc: Sanjay Tandon
> >> >   Sent: Thursday, December 15, 2005 2:19 AM
> >> >   Subject: backing up outlook messages
> >> >
> >> >
> >> >   Hi all,
> >> >
> >> >   I need to take a back up of my address book and messages in the
inbox
> >> and
> >> > other folders in outlook express including deleted  items folder and
> >> > transfer them to another computer. Is it possible? If yes, how can I
do
> >> it.
> >> >   I am using outlook express 6 and using windows xp pro sp2.
> >> >
> >> >   Thanks,
> >> >
> >> >   Sanjay Tandon
> >> >   B - 17, First Floor Front,
> >> >   Greater Kailash Enclave - II,
> >> >   New Delhi - 110048
> >> >   Mobile: 9810266236
> >> >   Tel. No. 41636389, 29224093
> >> >   Email: sanjtan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> >   sanjtan@xxxxxxxxx
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
>
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