import outlook express mail to evolution

Karl Larsen k5di at
Sat Feb 23 22:50:41 UTC 2008

geoffrey froner wrote:
> I'm intro-ing my friend to Linux.  She has several hundred emails archived
> from her Outlook Express account and although we can unzip them, we are not
> able to get Evolution to read them.  We cant convert them to .cvs files
> because her Outlook program is broken.  I've looked in the Ubuntu forums but
> could find no help there.  Please tell us how to do this or how to convert
> them to text files easily.
> Geoffrey
    This is a never ending problem. I suggest you get her Outlook files 
on a USB memory stick and take them to a Windows that works and convert 
them to what you want. Also I suggest you look at Thunderbird since it 
has a good Import capability and I like the way it works best.



	Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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