Tips to import Microsoft® Outlook Express messages to Mozilla® Thunderbird®
Are you interested in importing Microsoft Outlook Express messages to Mozilla Thunderbird?
Microsoft Outlook Express and Mozilla Thunderbird are two most advanced and widely used e-mail clients. The former is designed and developed by Microsoft Corporation for Windows operating systems while the latter is a free and open source released from Mozilla. Both of them are bundled with many advanced features that help you to organize your e-mails and provide you with good e-mailing support. You can get your mails in one centralized place even if it is in either of the e-mail client. Getting all e-mails listed together can help you to navigate to any mail quickly and conveniently. You are provided with options to export e-mails from Microsoft Outlook Express to Mozilla Thunderbird or vice versa.
The method to import Microsoft Outlook Express messages to Mozilla Thunderbird and the way to export Mozilla Thunderbird messages to Microsoft Outlook Express are discussed below:
- Method to import Microsoft Outlook Express messages
- Save Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail
- Method to export Mozilla Thunderbird messages
Method to import Microsoft Outlook Express messages
You can easily export Microsoft Outlook Express messages to your Mozilla Thunderbird. For this you can open your Mozilla Thunderbird and click 'Tools' in the top screen of the main window. This will open your Tools drop down options, you can navigate to the 'Import' option. This will open the Import wizard in your Mozilla Thunderbird, click on the 'Mail' button and click 'Next'. Now, you will be asked to select the programs from which you need to import, from the list you can scroll down and select Microsoft Outlook Express and click 'Next'. This can start the import process and Mozilla Thunderbird will display the summary of all the messages that were imported. Now you can click on 'Finish' to go back to the main Mozilla Thunderbird window.
Save Mozilla Thunderbird e-mail
In order to export the e-mail from Mozilla Thunderbird to Microsoft Outlook Express, you can first save the messages in the former. To do this, you can launch Mozilla Thunderbird and navigate to 'Tools' from the main menu and click and select the 'Export' option. Next step is to select the format in which you need to save the file, you can select 'CSV' format from the drop down box. Now enter the file name and click on the 'Save' option to save the file to your computer.
To export Mozilla Thunderbird messages to your Microsoft Outlook Express, you can launch MS Outlook Express. After launching the MS Outlook Express, click on 'File' and then select 'Import and Export' and then select 'Import from another program or file' and launch and open the saved file from Mozilla Thunderbird, now you can follow the Microsoft Outlook Import Export Wizard to complete the import of messages from Mozilla Thunderbird.
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