Convert Thunderbird Mails to Outlook
Thunderbird is an email client which supports multiple operating systems and is available as a freeware app. It can be used by any Linux, Windows or Mac users. It is an open source email client which became popular for its email management, junk filtering, multiple file formats support, standards support, cross platform support, extension and themes and many more. One of the most striking features of Thunderbird is Unread Folder View which allows user to view unread mails in a separate folder. Thunderbird supports MBOX format in which each and every email or messages is saved in a plain rich text format in a single file one after another.
What do you want to know?
Need to migrate from Thunderbird to Outlook
Thunderbird is an open source email client and hence fits the need for start-ups, but as the business grows one need to choose for an email client which can efficiently manages its large chunk of files. Also considering the extremely simple user interface and wide range of support and compatibility, MS Outlook seems to be an obvious choice for such kind of migration to a more powerful email client. Apart from managing your emails, contacts, schedulers etc Outlook provide so many other features that it serves as all-in-one package.
How to migrate from Thunderbird to Outlook?
Outlook saves its email and messages in Personalized Storage Table (PST) format and hence because of this difference in file format, direct migration from Thunderbird to Outlook is not possible. In order to migrate, first file format needs to be changed and hence files are to be converted to PST format. Although one manual method which uses IMAP account, is available but it requires good technical knowledge.
Features of the tool
The tool converts entire selected mailbox from MBOX format to PST format which could be directly imported by Outlook. It also does not require one to have Outlook pre installed on your system as you can import the converted PST files in Outlook installed on another computer. Multi-format saving option to Office 365 and other formats is another feature of the tool. It is compatible with wide range of Windows version starting from Windows 10, 8, 7 to Windows Vista and XP.