Webmail: Import/export contacts

In this article we will cover how to migrate contacts (import and export) from within the versions of webmail that we offer..

Importing Contacts

Exporting Contacts


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Horde Import contacts

In this article we will cover how to import contacts.

For this demo, we will assume that you are already logged into Horde.

1) Click the Address button from the top menu. Select the Address Book from the dropdown.

2) Click the Import/Export button.

3) Select the appropriate format for the address book that you are trying to import. (CSV and VCF are the most common)

2) Find and select the CSV or VCF file from your computer and then select Next

Note: If you wish to over-write the existing address book, check the appropriate box

3) Leave all the defaults in place, then click Next

5) Again, leave the defaults, then click Next

That its, you will be taken back to the main screen and will see CSV Import Successful.  When you select Browse within the address book you will see all of your now imported contacts.


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SquirrelMail Import Export Contacts

Unfortunately, SquirrelMail does not support importing contacts at this time. However, you can temporarily use Horde or Roundcube to import the contacts, and then switch back to SquirrelMail.


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RoundCube Import Contacts

For this demo, we will assume that you are already logged into RoundCube.

1) Click the Address Book button from the top menu.

2) Click the import icon

3) Find and select the vCard (vcf) file we saved from the export section.

4) If you wish to replace your current address book, click the appropriate check-box.

5) Click Import

That’s it!

 

Horde Export Contacts

In this article we will cover how to export contacts.

For this demo, we will assume that you are already logged into Horde.

1) Click the Address button from the top menu. Select the Address Book from the dropdown

2) Click the Import/Export button.

3) Select the address book you wish to export and the format you wish to export to. Select Next

The CSV file will now download to your computer and you are ready to import it into the email program of your choosing.


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SquirrelMail Export Contacts

Unfortunately, SquirrelMail does not support exporting contacts at this time. However, you can temporarily use Horde or Roundcube to export the contacts.


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RoundCube Export Contacts

For this demo, we will assume that you are already logged into RoundCube.

1) Click the Address Book button from the top menu.

2) Select the address book from the left menu…

3) Click the export icon. A file should start to download.

Thats it, you should now able to import your contacts into another program.

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