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MDaemon to Zimbra Migration With the Help of Third Party Tool

By: hermione.wheeler

MDaemon is a mail server developed by Alt-N technology, it is windows based application with SSL/TLS/POP3 sync feature to access data from other email application, but what if you want to migrate data from MDaemon to Zimbra desktop. Mdaemon stores data in .MRK and MSG files, it creates IMAP folder for particular categories and each IMAP folder carry .mrk files like Contacts.IMAP contains AddrBook.mrk, Calendar.IMAP contains Calendar.mrk, Notes.IMAP contains Notes.mrk file.

Zimbra Collaboration Suite (ZCS) was developed by LiquidSys. It comes with the functions of IMAP and POP3 to sync data. Zimbra can synchronize emails, Address book, contacts, and tasks, calendar items with open-source email application such as Evolution and also with branded clients such as MS Outlook and Mac Mail, either through connectors or using the ActiveSync protocol, both presented exclusively in the commercially supported version.

It has messaging and collaboration, advance, integrated web experience, simplified administration, any device, Zimbra desktop and desktop clients, flexible deployment and virtualization ready and many more. Zimbra desktop saves its data in .tgz format. You can import .tgz file into Zimbra desktop, any other file format is not compatible with Zimbra Desktop.

How to Perform MDaemon to Zimbra Migration?

As we have already discussed that both applications has different file formats so we can’t access data from MDaemon to Zimbra directly or with any ActiveSync protocol, so for such huge migration we are taking help from third party tool like MDaemon Migrator. We are using paid service because it provides 100% migration accuracy without any error and complications.

It performs migration in large scale – If you have 15 users profile in your MDaemon application and you want all your data from MDaemon Profiles to Zimbra webmail client, then don’t worry this program is developed for such situation. No limitations criteria will apply with this software, you can migrate “N” number of files, folders, profiles.

All-in-one MDaemon Migration Tool – It performs migration of all MDaemon databases. It migrate MDaemon Address Book, journals, calendars, etc. MDaemon to Zimbra migration tool convert MDaemon Address list to vcard format and calendars to .ics format.

Auto identify the MDaemon database – Tool is very advance, it intelligently auto find the MDaemon data from its default location. Also locate data from crashed and corrupt MDaemon application.

For more features - http://www.birdiesoftware.com/mdaemon-migrator/

After completing the MDaemon to Zimbra Migration, then big question is how to import .tgz file to Zimbra. Follow the below steps and import .tgz file

1 - Open Zimbra Desktop >> Click on Preferences tab from menu bar.

2 - Click on “Import/Export” option from left pane.

3 – Now click on Import button and browse the .tgz file

You can import the following:

• Mails in tar-gzipped (.tgz) format • Address Book in .vcard format • Calendars in iCalendar (.ics) format

If you want to go with free version of MDaemon to Zimbra migration tool, then you can download it form here (http://birdie-mdaemon-migrator.en.softonic.com/) and after that you can upgrade to its license key. Free version is limited for first 25 items from each folder.

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Latest Version 4.0
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Created on 3/28/16
Updated on 3/28/16


  • Good One 

    By: anamitrasharma0 on on 4/1/16 for version 4.0

    Helpful Article.