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New computer, Windows 10. Old computer Windows XP. Copied

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New computer, Windows 10. Old computer Windows XP. Copied ALL files from old computer to external drive. When I set up Thunderbird on new computer, how do I get all my email folders, emails, etc. from my old Thunderbird setup into my new Thunderbird setup?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Email
Expert:  Kamil Anwar replied 1 year ago.

The easiest way to do this is to use mozbackup to create a backup, and use it to restore it on the new computer. This ensrue that the directory structure, folders, and settings are properly copied as per the Thunderbird's FS. Do you want me to connect with you remotely and do this? OR do you want to be instructed? Thanks