Email Backup IMAP Tool Using Server Account
IMAP email backup allows connecting to some email service and downloading its account folders automatically to some local or network storage, different from original place.
Handy Backup contains the dedicated E-mail plug-in, which serves as an IMAP backup wizard for copying mails to anywhere.
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IMAP Email Backup Tool: Principal Advantages
To start backup IMAP mail messages from a user account to some storage, using the IMAP protocol for exchanging data. Backup email via IMAP has some crucial advantages over backing up email locally or using bridge services.
Direct Access for IMAP Backup Tool
As an IMAP backup tool, Handy Backup requires no extra space, bridge service or third party software to do it. Besides saving traffic, time and storage space, it also adds greatly to overall backup security, excluding unnecessary procedures capable to bring problems into the backup process.
Restoration, Cloning and Migration
This technique allows IMAP email backup and restore, including cloning or moving the account content to a completely different server. Thus, instead of just saving IMAP email backup locally, you can move all your message content to a different place and still use it.
Other Features of IMAP Email Backup Software
Use Handy Backup as your trusted IMAP backup tool and get some crucial advantages with a dedicated software solution when doing it! With Handy Backup, you can get these advantages as one big pack. For example, you can:
Testimonials About IMAP Email Backup by Handy Backup
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Handy Backup Standard
All editions of Handy Backup, including the simplest Standard solution, contain the full set of IMAP backup functions for most individual and expert users. Free 30-days trial version!
How to Backup Email IMAP Automatically with Handy Backup?
Backup email with IMAP server by using the dedicated "E-mail" plug-in for Handy Backup is a simple job. Just create an automated backup task as described in the short instruction below.
Attention: For lossless copying additional information such as email date and time, please mark the "Copy access control list (ACL)" option on the lower part of Step 2!
You can read in details about all other steps of task creation in the User Manual. These steps are not specific for using an IMAP backup tool.
Restoring Email from IMAP Backup
When you backup email from IMAP server, you can (and need) also restore it sometimes. To do it automatically, create a restoration task with a New Task Wizard, as described above for a backup task.
Caveat: To move or clone your data to another server, you must already have a connection to this server established by an appropriate email backup IMAP task. This practice encourages preventive backups before any restoration or migration, reducing the risk of incidental data loss.
Video: IMAP Email Backup and Recovery
Please watch the next video about using Handy Backup as an IMAP email backup tool. This example will show how to migrate inbox content via IMAP backup email from Yahoo!Mail to Outlook.com. It is a straightforward, comfortable and very flexible procedure with very simple setup.
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"I backup my mailbox content from seven or eight servers together to my home NAS storage, for both convenience and security, as I can easily lose some important mails in the everyday hustle and bustle. Handy Backup does it efficiently and conveniently, allowing me not bothering about preserving my emails intact. More, I can sometimes restore all these emails to my main email IMAP server, to sort these mails and reply to most important messages! Excellent tool for my business!"
Charles Cranwell, a manager of the car equipment store