Unfortunately OST files are not portable. They are associated with a
specific mail profile. You cannot move them another profile. You should have
given the user a PST file.
There is a tool available that can convert an OST to a PST, but its not
MVP - Exchange
> I have a client that used to be on an exchange server.
> They no longer are at the coppany and were given an .ost
> file to use for their e0-mail. the machine crashed.
> after re-instaling we cannot access the .ost file without
> logging onto the exchange server once (not an option)( how
> can I retrieve the e-mail?
> Please help this is a really big problem for her.
> Thanks in advance