Know How To Transfer Contacts From Thunderbird To Outlook 2010?

by Camilia Thomas Blogger

In the tech-savvy world, the user has many options available to transfer their data such as notes, tasks, contacts, emails, and etc. However, many people prefer to use Thunderbird and Outlook to manage their emails and store their files safely. As you already know that all the email client applications are compatible with a different file type and if the user wants to transfer Thunderbird contacts to Outlook, then they have to first convert the data respectively. In this blog, we will discuss the steps on how to transfer contacts from Thunderbird to Outlook 2010 version.

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Manual Method To Transfer Contacts From Thunderbird To Outlook 2010

Let us warn you initially about the manual method as it involves too many steps and the user needs to perform all the steps cautiously and correctly as they can delete all the data by executing even a single wrong step. Beneath, we have mentioned the steps that will enable them user to transfer contacts from Thunderbird to Outlook by using the manual approach:

     Save Thunderbird Files In EML

1.    Open MBOX and click on the ‘New Folder’ tab.

2.    Rename the folder and choose the files.

3.    Transfer the files to the new folder.

4.    Save the file in the desired format.

5.    Click on ‘OK’.


     Use The Drag and Drop Method

Use the ‘Drag and Drop’ method to transfer EML files to Outlook.

     Transfer Contacts To PST File Type

1.    Click on the File> Open And Export > Import and Export.

2.    Click on the ‘Export’ tab and click on ‘Next’.

3.    Choose PST files and go to ‘Next’.

4.    Save the files at the location in the desired format.

5.    Click on ‘OK’.


Use KDETools Thunderbird To PST Converter To Transfer Contacts From Thunderbird To Outlook 2010


Using KDETools Thunderbird to Outlook converter makes the transfer of contacts from Thunderbird to Outlook easier and faster. The user can transfer the contacts to any version of the Outlook in a short span of time. The user can also transfer the files directly to their Live Exchange Server and Office 365 account. The user can transfer emails to various file formats such as PST, MSG, HTML, EML, EMLX, and PDF format. The advanced tool maintains the original form of email elements such as Cc, To, Subject, Bcc, Date, from, and etc.



Executing the manual process to transfer files from Thunderbird to Outlook can be a challenging task, however, if the user opts for an automated tool over the manual way, then they can perform the conversion process faster. Ensure that you don’t take the risk and avoid making the common mistake of using the manual method over an automated tool.

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