MBOX Export and Migration FAQ's

  1. What all email clients does the EdbMails MBOX to PST Converter support?

    EdbMails MBOX to PST Converter supports converting .mbox files from Opera, PocoMail, Entourage, Eudora, Postbox, Sylpheed, Netscape, Apple Mail, Thunderbird, GyazMail, Claws Mail, Evolution, The Bat, SeaMonkey, Mulberry, PowerMail, WebMail, Gnu, Sparrow and Spicebird to Outlook PST file.

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  2. Will the Free trial of EdbMails include ability to Convert MBOX to PST?

    Yes, the free trial version of MBOX to PST Converter can be used to test out all the features that EdbMails offers and allows you to Convert 30 mails per MBOX file to Outlook PST file. For complete conversion you will have to purchase the full license.

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  3. Why should I Convert MBOX files to PST files?

    PST files are secure, easily transferable and fully compatible with Microsoft Outlook. Because of this, many people prefer having their MBOX files converted into Outlook PST format.

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  4. What are the various MBOX conversion options that EdbMails supports?

    The EdbMails MBOX to PST tool is capable of converting MBOX files to Outlook PST. Additionally, it is also capable of migrating MBOX files to Office 365 tenant or Live Exchange Server.

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  5. How can i Convert MBOX to PST using EdbMails?

    For converting MBOX to PST using EdbMails, follow the steps below:
    Install and launch EdbMails MBOX to PST Converter tool.
    Select “MBOX export” option.
    Browse for and select the .mbox file that you wish to convert.
    Select the mails that you wish to convert to PST from the application window.
    Set the location for the PST file.
    Click “Export to Outlook PST” option.

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  6. Is there support for batch migration of MBOX mails in EdbMails?

    Yes, there is. You can migrate individual mails or multiple mails from MBOX files of all supported email clients to Outlook PST file, Office 365 or Live Exchange server.

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  7. Is it possible to select and convert only the emails i wish to PST files ?

    Yes, it is possible. EdbMails allows you to pick and choose individual mails from the MBOX files for conversion to Outlook PST file and also has a set of extensive filtering options that lets you filter emails by before/after date, to/from address, subject etc.

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  8. What is size limit of MBOX file that can be converted using EdbMails ?

    EdbMails MBOX to PST Converter does not impose any size limit restrictions for the MBOX file, you can use EdbMails to convert and migrate even large sized MBOX files effortlessly.

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  9. Is it possible to migrate emails from thunderbird .mbox file to Office 365 using the personal license ?

    No, it is not possible. The personal license allows for conversion of MBOX files to PST only. To migrate MBOX to Office 365 or Live Exchange server you’ve to opt for the Corporate or Technical edition.

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  10. Is there support for converting Gmail emails to PST?

    Yes you can convert Gmail emails to Outlook PST file with EdbMails using the MBOX files generated by google takeout. EdbMails also has support for converting Google vault MBOX files to PST.

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  11. Can i use EdbMails to Convert Mac mail emails to PST file?

    Yes, you can. EdbMails MBOX to PST Converter supports complete conversion of Mac mail mbox files to Outlook PST. This ensures smooth conversion of your Mac mail emails with all its properties such subject, date, time etc to Outlook PST file.

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