An Easy Way to Convert MBOX to PST
Posted: Nov 16, 2018
MS Outlook is the most preferred email application among all the available applications. The E-mail client meets the complete requirements of a user and is very easy to use and this is the reason why users migrate to Outlook. Whenever you move from one email to another it requires conversion of file formats too. So, if a user wants to move from Apple Mail, Thunderbird, Spicebird then he/she have to convert the MBOX files to PST format.
This is because of Apple Mail, Thunderbird and all other email applications stores data in MBOX format and Outlook in PST format. Moreover, moving to Outlook is always a good choice as it provides various features like
While there are many MBOX to PST converter available in the market, we should always try the manual method if possible. Converting MBOX to Outlook data file (.pst) is easy. It requires three steps by which Mbox based email clients can be moved to MS OutlookSteps to Convert MBOX to PST
Before starting the conversion process, backup MBOX file and PST file to restore data in case any error occur during migration.Save MBOX Files as EML
Move the EML Files to Outlook
Now Open the MS Outlook application and go to the folder where EML files are stored. Simply move these EML files via drag and drop operation in MS OutlookExport EML to PST
Direct conversion of MBOX to PST is not possible, the files first need to be converted in EML and then PST. In this way, the MBOX files will be moved to Outlook PST safely and securely.
Note: Users should take extra care while performing the actions during MBOX to PST conversion as a single mistake might affect both the Outlook application and MBOX based email application. Each step should be followed in order especially during saving MBOX files to EML format. In case anything goes wrong, terminate the process and restore data from backup. Users can also go for MBOX to PST converter to move files to MS Outlook
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