softaken Maildir Converter

Maildir Converter Tool to Convert Maildir & Maildir++ Files

A complete solution to export Maildir and Maildir++ to Outlook PST/EML/EMLX/MSG/MBOX file formats with top accuracy and high speed. It is capable of providing custom results to provide users satisfaction each time.

Impressive Key Features of Maildir Converter
  • Export single or multiple Maildir++/Maildir files to 5 file formats
  • Allow users to convert Maildir sub-directories like cur, new, and temp
  • Advanced setting option to achieve the conversion as per desire
  • Generate preview of Maildir messages with all their associated properties
  • Support conversion of Maildir from its all supportive apps

The Maildir is an email format that stores email messages and each message is stored in a separated file including unique name. It acts as a directory for storing messages. Users who are looking for a safe way to convert from Maildir to MS Outlook, Thunderbird, Entourage, and several other major email clients can consider installation of Softaken Maildir Converter. It makes the conversion process thousand times better than any manual method to convert data.

Maildir & Maildir++ Conversion Features in Detail


Enable to Export All Maildir or Maildir++ Data

Softaken Maildir Converter is a versatile program that helps to meet the conversion goal. The program allows users to create backup of Maildir files including Postfix, Dovecot, Mutt, Kmail and several other Maildir supportive email clients to a specific file format to provide the desired results.


Export Maildir to Several Major File Formats

With the help of Maildir Converter, users can transfer Maildir to 30+ email clients. The software is advanced, users can access their important data to MS Outlook. With Maildir to EML/EMLX/MBOX conversion, users can able to access their important data to Thunderbird, Entourage, WLM, and several other email clients of Windows, Linux, and Mac.


Advanced File Filtration Modes

The tool has two supportive buttons to filter specific Maildir files. With “File Mode” tab, users can select a single Maildir file with deep search. With “Folder Mode”, users can select a folder holding Maildir files to upload them at once to the application. You are free to choose any mode to meet with the desired conversion goal.


Export Maildir with Attachments

The Maildir Converter is a reliable application to operate. During conversion, it exports all email components of Maildir including CC, BCC, Inline Images, Hyperlinks, and From to a specified file format. Attachments are exported regardless of their size and the file format. The tool retains original properties of attachments.

Tools Faq's

Follow the steps sequentially to convert maildir to Outlook & Other format –

  1. After downloading, configure the application
  2. Click on the “file or folder mode” to filter specific Maildir files
  3. Get the preview and exclude or include files
  4. Set the output location of the converted data
  5. Finally, press the “process now” button to transfer data
No, the application offers standalone solution to convert Maildir to PST and Maildir to MSG. It doesn’t need supportive programs like Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, and 2003. It is an independent way to convert data.
No, it doesn’t need support of the server connection to perform conversion. It is capable of converting Maildir to Thunderbird in the absence of the server connectivity. It is totally a standalone solution.
It depends on the number of Maildir files you have selected to convert. If there are a few of Maildir files, conversion will take quickly. If there are hundreds, it would take time.
Yes, the tool doesn’t stop you to perform your task in the system while it is processing conversion. Hence, users face no downtime. It is a significant feature of the app.
The tool is capable of exporting only one file format at a time to prevent data clutter. You can select PST, MSG, MBOX, or EML at a time to achieve the conversion goal.

Software Specifications

System Requirement

ProcessorAny Pentium Class

Operating SystemWindows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 & Other

Memory512 MB Minimum

Hard Disk100 MB of free space for software installation

Software Delivery

ElectronicVia Email


Interface Available

Language SupportedEnglish

Support OptionEmails, Chat & Skype

Feature Comparison of Maildir Converter - Trial and Licensed Version

  • Add Multiple Files or Folder
  • Export into PST, EML, EMLX, MSG, MBOX Files
  • Also Save into HTML, MHTML & PDF
  • Supports Single/Multiple Maildir File for Conversion
  • Add Maildir/ Maildir++ Files
  • View & Migrate Maildir Emails with Attachments
  • Support Plain Text, RTF & HTML Formats
  • Support Windows 10/8/7/others
  • Limitation
  • Price
DEMO Version
  • 10 items
  • FREE
FULL Version
  • Unlimited
  • $49

Client Reviews

Andre Bartelborth


  It is great to have the application for conversion, our admin team have found the app useful for converting Maildir to MS Outlook.   

Sanjiv Bahl


  Feeling delighted to share that we have exported over 10,000 emails from Maildir to Thunderbird without wasting our time and without losing data quality. All the credit goes to Softaken Maildir Converter.   



  I have been using the application for my personal requirements. It fits to my needs by letting me to export as many as data I want.   

Eric Verhagen

South Africa

  No wonder, it is one of the best apps. I would like to rate 4.8 for its superb performance and two points extra to Softaken for its quick response and delivery of the product on time.