Migrate Thunderbird emails into Outlook 2019, 2016

Pradeep Katiyar

Nowadays, many users plan to move Thunderbird emails to Outlook email clients because Microsoft Outlook is more flexible and does not require any configurations at the developing end. But there are no inbuilt utility in Thunderbird and Outlook to transfer MBOX files into Outlook directly. 

It can be more difficult when you do it manually because manual methods ask for technical knowledge and has risk of data loss. The manual way is only sufficient to migrate your minor Thunderbird emails. And if you are looking for a massive Thunderbird email migration, a third-party MBOX Converter software is a must.  

There are many MBOX converters on the web, but not all are masters. I suggest using the Shoviv MBOX converter. 

Shoviv MBOX converter tool:

The Shoviv MBOX file Converter tool provides you with the flexibility to move Thunderbird to Outlook email client. It easily converts large Thunderbird mailbox into PST file format without taking much time as well as it enables to split resultant PST files.

It supports MBOX files created by Thunderbird email clients and more than 20 other email clients such as Eudora, Spicebird, Mulberry, Seamonkey, etc. The MBOX converter tool has a user-friendly GUI, which helps users to perform the conversion task suitably. Even novice/non-tech users can use it without any assistance. The MBOX Converter has laced with multiple outstanding features that make it handy to move Thunderbird to Outlook email client.

The most prominent features of this software:

  • Shoviv MBOX converter can convert your multiple MBOX files into Outlook PST format.
  • One can export MBOX files to the other file formats like EML, MSG, Live Exchange Server mailboxes, and Office 365 mailboxes.
  • The software displays a preview of the added MBOX files data. By previewing the items before the conversion, users can get assured about the items. 
  • The software has no restriction on the file size and number of MBOX files in a single batch. The number and size Of MBOX files don’t affect the skills of the software.
  • It works with more than 19 other emails clients like Thunderbird, Seamonkey, Spicebird, Eudora, Mulberry Entourage, etc.
  • This tool allows users to convert MBOX files into both types of (Unicode and ANSI) PST files to access in any Outlook version, including Outlook 2019.
  • A filter option with different criteria is also given within this MBOX converter software. Users can filter emails based on Subject, From, and To criteria.
  • The software displays a live log report of the conversion process, and once the process gets completed, you can save the log report in HTML file format for later use.

Final words:

The Shoviv MBOX Converter tool is an easy-to-use application. Any technical or non-technical user can use it to move Thunderbird to Outlook with ease. The MBOX Converter tool is available with the trial version for a free evaluation. Using the evaluation variant, you can convert and save the first 50 email items from each folder of the selected Thunderbird MBOX file into the new PST files. We recommend using the free trial version to have the software working idea before purchasing the software.


Pradeep Katiyar
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