Answers to Some of the Most FAQs
(After A Data Recovery!)
are my Outlook files?”
For the most part, your OUTLOOK email files can found by following this
C:\Documents and Settings\Users Name\Local Settings\Application
Do I Import my Outlook Email?”
Importing email into
right click on
OUTLOOK DATA FILE
A browser window
will open. Navigate to your file and open it.
(Outlook Email files
have an extension of *.PST)
You will then have
2 inbox folders. You can drag the emails into 1 inbox and then close
the other folder.
Another option is:
* File -> Open -> Open Outlook Data File:
A third method to
import your Outlook emails:
* File -> Import and export
The links below describe how to take ownership of a file or a folder to
which you are denied access.
If you must access a file or a folder that you do not have rights to,
you must take ownership of that file or folder. When you do this, you
replace the security permissions that were originally created for the
file or folder.
Link for How To
Take Ownership of files in Windows Vista:
Link for How to Take
Ownership of files in Windows XP:
“How Can I Quickly Find A Specific File/Folder?”
Using the SEARCH
button in Windows Explorer is the easiest way to locate a particular
file, folder or file type.
Click on the
Click on “All
files & Folders” (in the left window)
Type in name of
file, folder or extension (example: *.doc for Word Documents) that you
are looking for in the box labeled “All of part of the file name:”
Navigate to the
correct location of the recovered data in the box labeled “Look in:”
Make sure Advanced
Options include (are checked): Search System Folders, Search Hidden
Files and Folders & Search Subfolders. It provides a more thorough
Then click on the
SEARCH button below
should appear in the right window
Make sure that Windows Explorer is set to show "hidden" files as well.
To do that follow these steps:
1. Open Windows Explorer
2. Click on the TOOLS caption in the top tool bar
3. Click on "Folder Options"
4. Click on the tab labeled "VIEW"
5. Scroll down to the section labeled HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS
6. Make sure that the option to "SHOW HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS" is
7. If is it not, click in the circle next to it to select it
8. Uncheck the option below it that states "Hide extensions for know
9. Click APPLY and then OK
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