Mozilla Thunderbird is a widely used desktop email program generally preferred by professionals for email and newsgroup purposes. Along with these both functions, Thunderbird also allows to store personal as well as business contacts in their address book. But when someone requires to use Thunderbird contacts in MS Outlook that time he/she think about how to export Thunderbird contacts to Outlook address book.
Transferring Thunderbird address book to Outlook contacts is not a big challenge because Thunderbird allows exporting Address Book contacts to a CSV file which is already supported by MS Outlook and other email program.
Now without taking more time, I am going to explore easy stepwise guide for transferring Thunderbird Address Book to Outlook contacts. I have divided the entire process in two sections as shown below.
In the first half section you will find how to export Mozilla Thunderbird contacts to MS Outlook.
Next half section will guide you how to import contacts stored in a .csv file into Microsoft Outlook. So follow stepwise instructions to complete the task.
How to Map the fields of Thunderbird contacts to Outlook Address book?
While importing the CSV file, a Map Custom Field option will appear. Click on it and drag values from left panel to right panel. Do the opposite for removing the values. Make sure to map fields to proper destination.
Is the procedure completely free?
Yes, the process to import Thunderbird address book to Outlook can be performed manually and hence is a completely free procedure.
How can I import emails along with contacts to Outlook?
For emails, a different set of procedure needs to be followed. Find it here: https://www.mboxtooutlook.org/blog/backup-and-convert-thunderbird-emails-to-pst.html
Above both sections will make sure how to export Thunderbird contacts and import into MS Outlook. If you also want to migrate email then go for a professional Thunderbird to Outlook Converter. You can also download its free demo version from below: