Free Technique to Import MBOX file into Office 365 Account.

Are you want to shift your MBOX file emails into Office 365 platform without investing money? Then, now you are in the visit on the right place, here I will share with you a free manual technique that will help you to quickly import the MBOX files database into your Office 365 account.

MBOX format is the best email storage Mailbox file that contains all emails in a single file. Most of the email clients like to save email databases in MBOX files with full security, like – Apple Mail, Eudora, Entourage, Thunderbird, PocoMail, Opera Mail, Webmail, Postbox, etc.

Office 365 is the latest and recommends cloud-based service provides by Microsoft. Office 365 comes with different Microsoft subscription packages that enable users to use MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, Outlook Mail, Exchange Online, SharePoint, Skype, OneDrive storage, etc.

Reason to Migrate MBOX File into Office 365:-

1: - Office 365 is a cloud base service and MBOX files are supported by desktop-based email clients.

2:- Users often face a variety of problems in MBOX files, while Office 365 Outlook does not encounter any errors.

3:- Office 365 provides multiple advanced features so that users can be engaged and work with multiple at one place.

4: - In Office 365, users can easily complete their work from anywhere and at any time, just the user should have internet connectivity.

5:- Compare to MBOX files supported email client, Office 365 supported multiple languages.

6:- Office 365 provides high data security than MBOX files supported email clients.

Trick to Freely Import MBOX file into Office 365:-

Using manual technique users can transfer MBOX files into Office 365 without investing money. For this users have to properly follow the below-given steps so that easily got accurate results. So follow all the below steps one by one:-

Users can not directly transfer MBOX files into Office 365 so first users have to convert MBOX files into Outlook PST format then they can transfer PST Files into Office 365.

Step 1:- Convert MBOX Files into PST Format:

For Older Version of MS Outlook File:-

1:- If you already have an MBOX file available then it is a good thing otherwise, export the MBOX file from the MBOX file supporting the email clients.

2:- After that Install Eudora Email Client and Visit on Eudora Saving MBX file directory & move your MBOX file here.

3:- Now change the extension of your mailbox from MBOX to MBX, like- name.mbox to name.mbx.

4:- Now open Microsoft Outlook and choose the File tab.

5:- After that choose the Import Export Tooland select "import internet mail and address".

6:- Now go for Eudora (2x, 3x, 4x pro and light) and click on Next.

7:- After that browse the file location to import the .mbx file and enable "Do not import duplicate item"

8:- At last confirm the mailbox where you want to import this .pst file and click “Finish” button.

For New Version of MS Outlook:-

Eudora mailboxes do not allow users to import mbx file in the latest version of MS Outlook. So users have to configure Gmail with an MBOX-based email client, then configure Outlook with the same Gmail Id. For this users have to use the IMAP protocol for email migration in both processes.

Step 2:- Import PST File into Office 365:-

1:- Hit on Download & install the Azure AzCopy storage tool and also copy the SAS URL.


2:- Now visit where your Microsoft Outlook PST files or folder are located and provide the sharing to share the got Network Path.

3:- After that Run the Azure AzCopy Tool application and type the below-given command:

AzCopy.exe /Source:<Location of PST files> /Dest:<SAS URL> /V:<Log file location> /Y

4:- Now Create Mapping File of Imported Outlook PST

5:- In the next, enable both options of Prepare the mapping file and Click on Next.

6:-After that select “+ Select mapping file” to import the created CSV file and hit on validate to start validating.

7:- After validating the process complete click on the save option.

8:- After that, a new window “import” will open, here click on the “import to Office 365” option.

9:-Now wait till the migration process over.


Wrapping It Up:-This is the complete process of migration from MBOX to Office 365. Here I tried to inform you accurate process so that you get the accurate result. And I believe that if you follow all the above-given steps exactly you will successfully import your MBOX files database into your Office 365 account.  


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