How to Move Zimbra Database to Exchange?

by Maria Hirthe Technical Analyst


This article contains the exact and perfect solution through which anyone can understand how to move Zimbra database to Exchange. We will discuss the extraction procedure of Zimbra data (TGZ) from the Zimbra account. Then the steps of Zimbra to Exchange Migration tool to migrate extracted Zimbra TGZ data into the desired Exchange account. Every user of the Zimbra application can follow these processes without any technical help or professional assistance.

In the process to understand the migration process from Zimbra to Exchange Server, first you have to follow the procedure to import Zimbra data into your hard drive of the computer system in the TGZ file format.

  • Open the Zimbra application and then go for the Import/Export tab which is located in the Preferences section of the application.

  • Now, select those items which you want to import on the computer system.

  • Then, browse the exact path of the computer system where all selected data will be saved.

After this process, you will get the Zimbra data into the Zip folder on the hard drive of the computer system. This created Zip folder can be extracted or can be processed directly through the help of the automated software.

Steps to Know How to Move Zimbra Database to Exchange

  • Download the automated tool that is the  Zimbra to Exchange Migration tool on your computer system. It can be downloaded on any Windows OS including Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, and so on.

  • Click on the Select Files option which is located on the primary menu bar. Now this will provides options to select only required TGZ files or select the Zimbra TGZ files.

  • Now, utilize the Preview section through which you can view all selected TGZ files and deselect all TGZ files which are irrelevant for the further procedure.

  • After that, through the Select Export Type section select that output option I which you want to view your TGZ files that is Exchange Server. Then, enter all login credentials which are required for this process.

  • Hit on the Export tab and wait for the completion of the conversion procedure.

Through these simple steps, you can easily understand how to move Zimbra database to Exchange account. This can be performed without any technical help. It can maintain the folder properties so that all users can view all transferred files without any change in the structure.


After this discussion, you can easily understand how to move Zimbra database to Exchange application along with each and every detail of all selected TGZ files. You can download this software for free through its demo edition and perform the procedure to transfer the first 20 Zimbra TGZ files from every selected folder. The complete Zimbra database can be transferred through the utilization of the licensed edition.

Transfer Zimbra Database into Other Web Applications

If you want to transfer your Zimbra TGZ files into other apps like Office 365, Gmail, G Suite, and other applications then you can utilize the Zimbra Converter tool which has the ability to move unlimited TGZ files into various web applications. To perform such kind of migration process you just need to enter login details of your desired application. There is no need to have the technical knowledge or professional assistance to follow the steps of this software.

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About Maria Hirthe Advanced     Technical Analyst

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Joined APSense since, January 9th, 2018, From New Delhi, India.

Created on Mar 20th 2020 07:55. Viewed 191 times.


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