If your query to import OST to Apple Mail is still ongoing, then come with us and read this article. We hope that at the end of this article, you will surely get a solution to access Outlook offline file in Apple Mail. Now, just stick your eyes on this article and grab the solution.
OST file is associated with Microsoft Outlook and Exchange Server which enable users to work in offline mode when internet connectivity is not available. The changes made by users in offline mode are automatically synchronized with Exchange Server when internet connection is available.
Apple Mail is a default email client which comes with Mac operating systems. Users can configure their email id like Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail etc. using POP3 or IMAP with Apple Mail. Apple Mail is also known as Mac Mail.
There could be two situations where users need to export OST to Mac Mail. Let us discuss these situations one by one.
It has been already discussed that OST files are created when Exchange and IMAP account is configured in Outlook account. If a user has all the information about existing Exchange account that used in Windows Outlook, then users can manually configure that profile in Mac Mail.
Let's know the steps while configuring Exchange account into Apple Mail –
Many times, users configure Gmail, Yahoo, Office 365 etc. and deletes the following account forever from Outlook. By doing so, OST file is left behind in the system. But there are various circumstances where a user needs to access the data of OST file whose account has removed from Outlook in Apple Mail.
There is no other solution where a user has only OST file and deactivated their account. In this case, users have only third-party Tool OST to MBOX Converter solution. Even, Microsoft admits that Outlook does not provide any functionality that can import data from OST file. They provide a solution to again setup a similar account and creates an OST file.
Step 1. Convert OST File into Apple Mail supported MBOX Format
Step 2. Add MBOX file in Apple Mail
First of all, transfer MBOX files with the help of storage device on Mac machine. After that, follow the mentioned steps –
In the above article, we have stated both the situations and their solutions by which users can get OST file in Mac Mail. Once can easily go through these situations related to OST file and can choose as per their requirement.