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help moving pst mails into a web mail

by ronr34 / September 26, 2012 9:52 PM PDT

like hotmail/yahoo/gmail or anything like that.
does anyone know how to do this?
i want to do so and keep the folder hierarchy in order.

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Re: from pst to web mail
by Kees_B Forum moderator / September 26, 2012 10:38 PM PDT
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So is there a mail client that
by ronr34 / September 27, 2012 12:30 AM PDT

stores the messages instead of one big pst file
as single messages?

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 27, 2012 12:50 AM PDT

The reason is because such would be too slow for today's users. All current email stores such in a single file for speed. I can't guess what you know about computers and programming so it would be easy for a new to computer programmer to try to put each email in it's own file. That's one way to learn.

You can save each email to a file if you wish but again it's unclear why that would be done.

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