Mozilla Thunderbird is free desktop email client preferred by many. It can configure multiple email accounts, and stores mailbox data in MBOX file format. Sometimes, users want to migrate emails from their Thunderbird mailbox to a web-based email client like Gmail.
With the POP settings enabled, the Thunderbird mailbox data can only be accessed from that system where it is installed. And the most common reason why users feel the need to migrate emails to Gmail is that they want to access their emails from anywhere and from any device. This is possible only by migrating Thunderbird data to a web-based email client.
Before trying to transfer Thunderbird emails to Gmail, you have to enable IMAP settings in Gmail.
After this, you need to open the Thunderbird application by double-clicking on its icon. Then, you need to follow below steps.
Thus, your Thunderbird email gets moved to the Gmail folder.
Kernel has a brilliant tool for the migration Thunderbird emails to Gmail – Kernel for MBOX to PST Converter. This utility is perfect for migrating Thunderbird emails to Gmail without any data loss. MBOX to PST Converter has brilliant features like preview and filters. This tool is suitable even for non-technical users.