Outlook and Outlook Express even similar in name are entirely different in functionalities. When the caliber is compared the Outlook stands better with some added facilities and options to make emailing a much better experience. Taking to regard security or advance facilities, the emails in PST format that are readable with Outlook show excellent results in appearance and faster in performance rate.
The next need after determining which one is better among the clients may be outlook express email environment conversion into Outlook. DBX files are not readable in Outlook as it supports PST file format. DBX files are not accessible in Outlook that is why OE emails are needed to export into PST file format.
To open .dbx file in Outlook user need to import them to Outlook. There is manual technique that can be used to import DBX files to Outlook. But make sure one thing before performing manual technique, take a back up of your original files and store them in safe place.
Step 1: Download Windows Live Mail into your computer system.
Step 2: Import Outlook Express Data To Windows Live Mail:
Note: These steps are required to follow in case of user has hidden Outlook Express messages files and folders.
After copying the folder, follow these steps:
Outlook Express data has been successfully imported to Windows Live Mail. Now these files are needed to export into Microsoft Outlook program. And for this the last step is to be executed i.e. export Outlook express data that you have imported to Windows Live Mail earlier within Microsoft Outlook
Step 3: In the last step to import Outlook Express data into Ms Outlook application following steps are needed to be executed:
By following the above method/steps user can successfully import all DBX files of Outlook Express to Outlook PST files.