Majority of computer users either use Microsoft Outlook as desktop mail client software. Even though there are alternatives available to Outook, they lack a good interface and advanced features. Users who can’t afford Outlook and don’t need a high end software to manage emails either use free Windows Live Mail or Mozilla Thunderbird software.
Users who’re using Microsoft Outlook or Windows Live Mail software may want to backup all email messages for many reasons.
If you are looking for a good freeware to archive your email messages from Outlook, Windows Live Mail or Mozilla Thunderbird, here is an excellent tool. MailStore Home is a comprehensive email backup solution for Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7.
MailStore Home helps you backup all your email messages from multiple applications and accounts into one secure persistent archive. The tool can backup emails from Microsoft Outlook 2000, XP, 2003 and 2007, Outlook 2010 (32-bit version only), Outlook Express, Windows Mail, Microsoft Exchange server, Mozilla Thunderbird and SeaMonkey, POP3 and IMAP.
As you can see, the interface of the program is very straight-forward and easy-to-use.
# Archive all email messages centrally, securely and permanently
# No storage limitations
# Search your email in a fraction of a second
# Integrated CD/DVD burning, backup archives with 1 click
# Conserve disk space; MailStore Home saves only a single instance of mail and attachments
# Preview saved messages directly in MailStore and reopen them in your local mail client
# Your email can be exported to a variety of destinations
# Messages are stored MIME-compatible, and can be recovered at any time without information loss
Overall, MailStore is an excellent piece of software to have a backup of email message. It’s free and supports all recent versions of Windows.