Migrating Email from Thunderbird

1. Download the Google Email Uploader installation file here. Sign in using your MPS email and password.
2. Double-click the installation file and follow the on-screen instructions to install the program.
3. Find the "GoogleEmailUploader" icon on your Desktop or Start Menu.
4. Sign in to the uploader application using your district (@mpsaz.org) email address and password.
     
The application will log in to your MPSConnect account, and will search your computer for Thunderbird mail folders.  This may take some time.
     
Check the boxes next to the folders you wish to migrate. 5. You will be presented with a list of Thunderbird mail folders.  Check the boxes next to the folders you wish to migrate.

Make a note of the estimated upload time.
6. Click "Next".
 

 

     
7. Choose whether to create labels from folder names.  This is highly recommended, as it will preserve the organization of your email.
Choose whether to create labels from folder names, and to archive all uploaded emails.
8. Choose whether to archive everything, skipping your MPSConnect Inbox.  This is recommended if you have a lot of email.
9. Click "Upload".

The Google Email Uploader will begin to upload your email and contacts to MPSConnect.

 

Depending on how much email you are transferring, this might take a very long time.  It is strongly recommended you do not leave your computer unattended at this time.  If you must leave your computer, please lock out your computer (press Windows+L) or otherwise restrict access to your computer.

After the upload is complete, it may take up to 48 hours for your uploaded emails to appear in your MPSConnect account.