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I am retiring my Powerbook G4 that has servred me well for 8 years. I have a Dual 2.3 G5 and the mail app is newer than the powerbook. All I want to do is migrate my saved emails from the powerbook to the G5. But it ain't working. I have tried saving them on a flash drive, using my network, but when I try to open the email. I get a wierd text file. The Mail version and OS 10 are newer on the G5. Please help.
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Not sure about the Mail App, but is there an option to 'Export' your saved emails?

I would guess that the newer Mail App would have an 'Import' option to allow you to import your old emails from an older Mail App.
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Man and I consider myself a pretty savy mac guy... those Apple software dudes think of everything! Almost. Thanks, the import worked fine.

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