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The program makes it simple to export e-mail messages. Tell it which e-mail client you use, and it will automatically find the proper location for your folders, then give you a choice of which folders you want to export. Then choose the e-mail client to which you're going to export your mail, and it does the trick. One caveat: If you want to use Microsoft Outlook, you must have that program installed.

It also includes some very sophisticated filtering software, so that you can choose only certain mail to convert. You can, for example, only convert mail from certain dates, or that contains--or doesn't contain--certain words. There's also a very nifty feature that lets you export mail in a way that you can use Internet Explorer to view the mail.

Be aware there are some shortcomings in its support for e-mail clients. It won't, for example, export mail to Windows Mail and Outlook Express, and several other mail clients, a serious shortcoming. It also can't convert contact lists between e-mail clients. So before using the program, carefully read whether it supports your mail clients. And also keep in mind that the demo version is limited to 50 messages in each mailbox folder.

--Preston Gralla

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