Export Lotus Notes to Outlook for email migration

Email migration from Notes to MS Outlook email client may seem to be a tedious task, but with the help of proper tools, administrators can easily export Lotus Notes to Outlook. In the process of email migration, all the emails, mailbox items and often entire mailboxes of multiple user accounts are exported from one platform to another. Such user account mailbox migration takes place between Lotus Domino Server and MS Exchange Server by converting files from .NSF format to .PST format. These file systems are used by Lotus Notes and MS Outlook respectively and contains information related to all the user accounts including the mailbox data. By converting NSF files to PST files, administrators can successfully export Lotus Notes to Outlook; however manual conversion involves time and the risk of human errors. Therefore, software tools that help in converting NSF files to PST files are employed for greater accuracy.

Software utility such as Kernel for Lotus Notes to Outlook can be used to migrate emails and user mailboxes from Lotus Domino Server to MS Exchange Server. Such tools are far more efficient than the free utilities offered by Microsoft like the Migration Wizard (Mailmig.exe), which is incapable of converting mailboxes of size more than 1 GB or with items exceeding 16,000 figures. Using third party tools make the task of email migration simple and do not affect the communication flow during the process. With tools like Kernel for Lotus Notes to Outlook, system administrators can seamlessly export Lotus to Outlook without considering the number of user accounts or the size of mailboxes. by converting NSF files to PST file format it is possible to export emails, calendars, drafts, address books, contact details, Notes, journals, archives and other mailbox items to MS Outlook platform. Once the conversion is complete, users can access their mailboxes from Outlook client.

NSF to PST conversion tools are also used to export multiple user account mailboxes from the Lotus Domino Server to MS Exchange server. By this process, administrators can select ā€œnā€ number of NSF files in bulk from Lotus to Outlook. Upon conversion, it is possible to save the converted files in PST format or in Exchange Server format. Email migration with the help of export Lotus Notes to Outlook utilities helps in saving emails in Plain Text format and RTF format. Conversion from NSF to PST format is with accuracy and the original formatting, data structure and metadata of the mailbox items are not altered. Migrating from one platform to another becomes less complex with software tools as these are compatible with all versions of Lotus Notes, Lotus Domino Server, MS Outlook and MS Exchange Server.