Thunderbird and Outlook both are the two email clients very popular among users. There are several users using Mozilla Thunderbird but when they found a need or situation to move to Outlook. The problem they face is how to view Thunderbird to Outlook. In this case, the users need to convert MBOX files to Outlook PST. The blog is here to guide the users for MBOX to PST Conversion. Conversion of MBOX files to Outlook PST
Thunderbird email client uses MBOX file format and Outlook works with PST file format. When a user finds a need to access Thunderbird data to Outlook, it’s impossible without conversion of MBOX files to Outlook PST format. MBOX file format supports only emails and attachments and PST supports emails, contacts, notes, journals, events, calendars etc.
Why choose MS Outlook client?
MS Outlook has several unique features due to which people attract a lot towards it such as –
w Outlook has a simplified interface so it can be easily handled by all users without any help.
w Outlook provides users the option to read mailbox items if the internet connection is not present.
w Outlook provides security to the database with its several security features.
w Outlook integrates with many devices and applications.
w Outlook makes it easy to organize the database.
w Several accounts using POP3 and IMAP protocols are configured.
Approaches for MBOX to Outlook Conversion
No doubt, a number of solutions are available for conversion of MBOX files to Outlook PST. Some are manuals and some are third-party solutions. We will not recommend our users to go for any unsafe solution. Therefore, we suggest users use third-party solution. Here are some reasons why not choose manual solutions –
à First of all, no direct way to export MBOX to PST. Indirect way makes the conversion lengthier.
à Novice users are unable to handle the manual process due to technical steps of conversion.
à There is no safety of user database. The risk of corruption and file inaccessibility remains with the manual solution.
Third-party solution – Thunderbird to PST Converter
MBOX to PST Export Tool is a safe, easy and instant solution that will convert MBOX files to Outlook PST format. The software takes a few steps and a little time period to convert MBOX to PST. Multiple files are exported at once to Outlook PST format with this utility without any trouble in the process. A simplified and self-expressive wizard of the application itself guide users to perform MBOX to PST Conversion. You can download the software on all Windows platforms and can import PST file to any Outlook version. To help you in making the decision for investing money in the license of this tool, a free MBOX to PST Conversion Tool is available for all users.
Only 3 steps of conversion –
1. Load MBOX files to software wizard
2. View MBOX files and check the accuracy
3. Set a destination path for results