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Description of Problem 100000021794

How do I transfer, move or copy my Ptouch Address Book data - Label List - from Windows 2000 or Windows XP to Windows Vista or Windows 7?


Description of Solution 200000027670

Please perform the following steps to copy the P-touch Address Book data Label List from the old PC to the new PC.

 

  1. Click on the Start button and select My Computer or Computer.

For Windows 8, click Desktop icon and Computer.

 

2.    For Windows 2000 and XP, double click on Local Disk C: Documents and Settings, Logon Name, Application Data, Brother, P-touch Address Book, 1.0    

 C:\Documents and Settings\logon name\Application Data\Brother\P-touch Address Book\1.0.

 

  1. For Windows Vista, 7 or 8, double click on Local Disk C: Users, Logon Name, double click on Address Bar, it is next to the Search bar; C:\Users\Logon name will appear in the Address bar.  Type in: \AppData C:\Users\Logon name\AppData and then press the Enter key. Click on Roaming folder => Brother => P-touch Address Book => 1.X folder.

C:\Users\Logon Name\AppData\Roaming\Brother\P-touch Address Book\1.0

 

Note: If you do not see the Application Data folder, click on Tool and select Folder Options. Click on the View tab, select Show Hidden Files and Folders, and then click OK. For Windows 7 or 8, go to Control Panel, Appearance and Personalization, Folder Options, View tab, select Show Hidden Files and Folders, and then click OK.

 

  1. Right click on PtAdrbook1033.idx file, select Copy, and then Paste this file to a USB Flash drive or any external device.

 

 

  1. Go to Windows Vista, 7 or 8, click on Start => Computer => Local Disk C: => Users, and then the logon name. Double click on Address Bar, it is next to the Search bar; C:\Users\Logon name will appear in the Address bar.  Type in: \AppData C:\Users\Logon name\AppData) and then press the Enter key. Click on Roaming folder => Brother => P-touch Address Book => 1.X folder.

 

 

  1. In the 1.X folder, rename the file PtAdrbook1033.idx to PtAdrbook1033.OLD and then Copy the P-touch Label list file (PtAdrbook1033.idx) from the old PC or external device to this folder

 

C:\Users\Logon name\AppData\Roaming\Brother\P-touch Address Book\1.X

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