Moving Outlook 2003 PST to New Computer

“My old desktop still holds all Outlook Profiles that I was using two years back. Now, as I found a buyer for this desktop I need to clear all my personal data from it. Mail account that I had configured with Outlook 2003 on this desktop holds critical stuff and I just want to move entire data into my new computer. Is it possible to do so? Already there exists another Outlook 2010 Profile in my computer, where I want to transfer Outlook 2003 Profile. Please let me know if there is an easy method to transfer Outlook data, as I don’t want to take risk by doing it manually.”

Transferring Outlook 2003 data from one computer to another manually is a time consuming task, which may even end up in some errors if incorrect procedure is followed. Outlook 2003 users may tend to transfer entire Profile data or selected mail attributes of PST at times like:

  • Switching between two computers as replacing old desktop with new laptop or PC
  • Upgrading Outlook from older version to newer i.e. from Outlook 2003 to 2007 / 2010 / 2013 application versions
  • In case of re-installing Windows OS on computer you should move Outlook data to some external storage drive and then back to computer after completion of process

There are many online tools to assist the task of moving Outlook 2003 data to new computer or higher version of Outlook. These programs not only ease transferring of Outlook data but also avoid all kinds of errors that may corrupt Outlook Profile during transfer process.

Suitable program to transfer Outlook 2003 onto new computer:

Use of Yodot Move Outlook PST is the best utility into to smoothly transfer Outlook 2003 data to new system without any errors. This tool is capable of moving all attributes from Outlook 2003 Profile like emails, email folders, tasks, contacts, rules, signature, calendar, personal folders, etc. Also, it can easily move Outlook 2003 Profiles along with its account settings so that, it can be automatically configured on to new Outlook on new computer / same desktop. Apart from transferring Outlook 2003 onto new PC, it can move PST data from Outlook 2007, 2010 and 2013 to Office 365 with no issues. This eminent tool can be employed on all PCs and laptops running with Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Vista, XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems. Exceptionally, this tool even works on latest Windows 10 OS based computers.

Follow these steps to move Outlook 2003 data to new system:

  • Download and install Yodot Move Outlook PST tool on your old Windows desktop, where Outlook 2003 Profile is present
  • Run the application and in main screen click for ‘Backup’ option
  • Further, select ‘Smart Backup’ option to backup all mail attributes and settings of Outlook 2003 Profile
  • Save this backup in preferred location and finish backup process
  • Take the backup copy of Outlook 2003 PST data onto new computer
  • Now, install and run the software on new computer and in main screen choose ‘Migrate’ option
  • Select the backup file that was previously taken from Outlook 2003 and click couple of ‘Next’ buttons to finish the process

Useful Tips:

  • Read the steps carefully before conducting transfer process of Outlook 2003 using this Yodot tool
  • Contact technical support team for all kinds of assistance while using the product