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Old 03-07-2008, 12:37 AM   #1
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How to convert emails in MS Outlook to Evolution in Linux?

I recently switch to Linux and use Evolution as my email client. I want to transfer what in my Outlook to Evolution. Are there any methods?
Old 03-07-2008, 04:06 AM   #2
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I've had nightmares in the past, converting outlook's pst files to a reasonable format.
See if this link helps, it recommends installing Thunderbird on your windows pc and importing the mails into it. Once that's done you can just copy over your mails from Thunderbird to your linux box running Evolution. (the link uses Thunderbird's mbox format. But really, select Maildir before importing your outlook stuff).
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If you are running a mail server (eg an imap server), you should be able to simply drag the emails across in outlook and then open them in evolution.


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