Category: Microsoft Office

How to Export Thunderbird Emails to Outlook

Please follow the steps if you have to export Thunderbird emails to Outlook:

1. Open the link in web browser: http://www.aid4mail.com/export-thunderbird-to-outlook.php

2. Download aid4mail free version and start the application

3. Click add folder and choose Thunderbird \ mail folder (you can find the top level folder Thunderbird is from Settings) 

4. Click Ok and then Next (Note the destination folder)

5. Click Next and then Start conversion of your Thunderbird emails to .eml files

6. Once done click Close

7. Now Download and install http://www.outlookfreeware.com/en/runtime.aspx?src=setup (you have to register to download)

8. Next Download and install http://www.outlookfreeware.com/en/products/all/OutlookMessagesImportEML/

9. start Outlook (2013 – could use same steps for other versions though haven’t tested)

10. Click Folder tab create new folder name it “backupemails” or anything you want

11. Click outlookfreeware.com from top menu and click “Import messages from eml format” link

12. For Source folder specify folder as noted in step 4

13. for Destination “old emails” as noted in step 10

14. Click Run

15. Verify all emails are showing in mail folder

16. Delete the folder from Step 4

17. Uninstall the installed utilities and you are done!

 

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