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I recently installed Windows 7 on a new HD to use on my pc. I did not emediately installed the backup of my previous Thunderbird installation to the new HD, which I have been using for about a couple of months now.

Now that I want to move the old messages from the previous installation of Thunderbird to the new one I see that all the inbox and sent messages are each stored in a single file.

Is there a way to move that file to the new installation without losing email I have received or sent while using it?

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migrated from Mar 6 '11 at 11:29

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Have you tried the many solutions listed here?

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Thank you!!! I did not thought of "migrating" - seems I was searching with wrong terms and was not comming up with anything! I think I will manage to get a solution from these results :) – Spiros Jan 14 '10 at 14:12

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