Importing a *.wab file into windows live mail

I had a problem with XP and could not re-install it.  Now, I have no access to outlook express. (big mistake - did not have any backup to restore).    I have since installed windows 7 and windows live mail. 

I would like to import the address book from outlook express into windows live mail. I have found the *.wab file.    Is there a way to do this when I don't have XP ?

Really appreciate if someone can help out.

Thank you.
SetPoh

 

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Last updated November 23, 2019 Views 29,487 Applies to:
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Hello, SetPoh

Thank you for using the Answers Forum and for your interest in Windows 7!

In Windows Live Mail, open the Contacts list, hit ALT to bring up the menu bar, go to File, Import, Windows Address Book (.WAB).

Let us know if this helps.


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