How to Backup and Migrate your Gmail

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Gmvault

If you need to back up or migrate your Gmail messages, this Gmail tip is for you. Gmvault is an open source project that provides a way to back up your Gmail messages. Create a backup of your entire Gmail directory or just for selected messages. Then the email data is there for you if you need to restore or re-create your Gmail folders. You could also use this utility to migrate messages from one account to another.

Features

  • Backup all your emails on disk.
  • Update your backup in minutes.
  • Restore emails in any Gmail account.
  • Encrypt saved emails.
  • Handle all Gmail IMAP hiccups.
  • A living open-source project.
  • Available on many platforms.
  • Filesystem as a database.

Take a closer look at what Gmvault has to offer here.