Windows XP - Importing Locally Stored Mail Into Thunderbird

This document explains how to import locally stored mail into Thunderbird from another email client like Eudora or Outlook.

Windows 9x/2000/XP
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  1. Launch Thunderbird.
  2. Click Tools, then Import to open the import wizard.
  3. Select Mail as the type of material to import.
  4. Select either Eudora or Outlook as the import source.
  5. Click Finish once the mailboxes have been imported.



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Owner:Leah S.Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2007-03-13 19:00 CDTUpdated:2014-04-08 15:54 CDT
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