This article explains how to export and import mail in Zimbra. This is useful if you are making a local backup of data or migrating one account to another.
To export and import mail in Zimbra, follow the steps below.
- Log into Zimbra under your account.
- Navigate to Preferences in the top navigation bar.
- On the left hand navigation bar, click Import/Export.
- Choose the option that is relevant and proceed with exporting or importing the mail. If exporting mail, the file will be downloaded in .tgz format. This can be uploaded to a different account without unzipping the file.