Nowadays, Thunderbird is an open source application used to store all personal data, like e-mail, messages, address books and configuration settings of a user. It is one of the most widely used e-mail clients readily available in the market and the e-mail items are stored in the form of MBOX format. MBOX format is additionally supported by many Mac email clients like Entourage and Apple Mail. In Thunderbird, all e-mail items and messages are stored in a directory outside of the user’s program directory. Thunderbird is not the only e-mail client that is used by people; there are also many other e-mail clients, such as MS Outlook. According to the users, MS Outlook is the most widely used e-mail client and it stores e-mail and messages in the form of PST format. Due to Outlook’s durable and sturdy topographies, Thunderbird lags a little behind in terms of usage. Because of this, users prefer switching from Thunderbird to Outlook PST, although the MBOX format is the globally-accessible file format. Moving from MBOX to PST needs huge data and there may be a problem whereas e-mail client shift. In spite of the fact that being free and an open source application, Thunderbird needs functionalities that are in Outlook. Reasons for switching over Outlook to Thunderbird: Thunderbird lacks absence of cross-program practicality with Microsoft office product unlike Outlook • No task and scheduling software • No calendar integration • Lacking Grouping contacts • Option to see message thread is a long setup • No full preview of the messages, users need to navigate every individual message • No IMAP support In spite of the fact that Thunderbird supports several platforms like Windows 7, Windows 8, 10, Vista, Windows XP, Mac OS X, and Linux, however, these reasons stated above force the people to switch from Thunderbird to Outlook. While exporting MBOX to PST, first and foremost, the user should go for a way that can be operated without using the software. This way is understood as a manual technique to export MBOX to PST files format. What to choose a third party tool? KDETools MBOX to PST Converter is a popular MBOX converter tool that can convert MBOX email files to PST file format. The tool allows you to save your converted emails to any desired location and in multiple formats like Office 365, PDF, MSG, EML, EMLX & HTML. Aside from changing over Thunderbird email to Outlook PST, this software has an option to convert various email clients to PST format, for example, Entourage, Apple Mail, Eudora, Spice feathered creature and Poco Mail. Additionally, this tool ensures: • 100% data accuracy • Bulk size data transfer • High-speed conversion • No data loss in conversion • Facility of previewing the messages Conclusion Using KDETools MBOX to PST Converter is a must-go for everyone because it’s easy to use GUI lets the user correctly transfer the status information of emails to Outlook by maintaining the data integrity.


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