Download, Install and run the software on your computer. Open and Browse the MBOX file.
Scan and get the Preview of the items - Here the normal mail view is shown.
Export 'All' or 'Selected' mails. Save as PST format after data is exported.
The conversion process will take a while. Click on Ok button, once the export completed successfully.
Note - After evolution to Outlook migration, import resulting PST file into MS Outlook with the help of Import Export Wizard.
Evolution is a powerful desktop email client with the combination of items such as emails, calendar, address book, task-list and note-taking features. It can be configured with the POP and IMAP protocols. It is known as the official personal information manager (PIM) for GNOME and is an official part of GNOME since Evolution 2.0 was included with the GNOME 2.8. It is free software licensed under the terms of the General Public License.
The user interface and functionality of Evolution is similar to MS Outlook but sometimes and in certain cases people prefer to perform evolution to outlook migration and hence it should be a query how to convert Evolution mail to PST format.
The Evolution application creates MBOX files without any extension. The 'Mail' folder that contains different mailboxes has a default location and is stored at: 'C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\.evolution\mail'
To migrate evolution mail to outlook: You can easily export an Evolution Mail mailbox with the option 'Export Mailbox' and then save it as MBOX file.
There are certain drawbacks of Evolution mail client and therefore people migrate MBOX mailbox to Outlook. On the contrary Outlook offers many advantages and is most widely accepted mail client. People find Outlook as a feasible and viable competitor to the Evolution application because of some its disadvantages that are mentioned below:
Cons of the Evolution Application
As switching from Evolution Mail to Outlook has been proven essential depending on user's choice, it gets necessary to know how to transfer evolution mail to Outlook. In the next section a detailed description of the conversion process is explained for user comfort so as to ease the procedure.