Importing PST Files in Outlook for Windows

Instructions for how to import .PST files into a new Outlook profile in Outlook for Windows.

Locating a .PST File on Your Computer

  1. Open Outlook for Windows.
  2. Select the File Tab.
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  3. Select Account Settings.
  4. Select Account Settings.
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  5. Select the Data Files Tab.
  6. Make Note of any locations of .PST Files listed.
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Importing a .PST File into Your New Outlook Profile

  1. Open Outlook for Windows.
  2. Select the File Tab.
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  3. Select Open & Export.
  4. Select Import/Export.
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  5. Select Import from Another Program or File.
  6. Select Next.
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  7. Select Outlook Data File (.pst).
  8. Select Next.
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  9. Select Browse.
  10. Navigate to where your .PST file is saved. (See instructions for locating a .PST file above)
  11. Select your .PST File.
  12. Select Open.
  13. Select Next.
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