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Import your old mail and contacts to Gmail

By Matthew
Aug 20, 2009
  1. Although Google's web-based mail service rising in popularity, the pain of ditching old mail and contacts deters many who want to make the switch. A few months back, Google eased the pain of parting with your old account by allowing new users to import their previous mail data to Gmail - a welcomed feature.

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  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241   +9

    This does not work so smoothly as you describe with many clients. It is fraught with dangers and difficulties.
     
  3. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 5,267   +92

    @Raybay: Screenshot or it didn't happen. Seriously though; thanks for the heads up - but mind citing exactly what dangers and difficulties there are? Some folks have trouble tying their shoes. Just sayin'.
     
  4. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    yahoo does not export unless you have a paid account.
     
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