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How to Migrate Lotus Notes NSF to PST? – Free vs NSF to PST Converter


There are two major email clients available which are Lotus Notes & Microsoft Outlook. When the user migrates from Lotus Notes to Outlook then there is a need to convert NSF files to PST. As Lotus Notes & Outlook supports NSF & PST file format respectively. There are various reasons due which the user migrates from Lotus Notes to Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007 and lower versions, a few of them are listed below.

  • Lotus notes are less user-friendly than Outlook.
  • Outlook allows users to configure multiple accounts.
  • Outlook is more cost-effective than Lotus Notes.

Now, as we know the user wants to export lotus notes emails to outlook. What are the possible options for the conversion of NSF to PST.

  1. Free NSF to PST Conversion Methods

The free methods appear to be very alluring, but if the user follows them. They would waste a lot of time and energy. As these processes are very long & tedious. Also, the transfer of NSF to pst would have high chances of data loss.

  1. Commercial Automated Tools

The automated tools provide a lot of relief to the users, as they do not have to go through the long & time-consuming process of conversion. This was one of the major reason why we developed NSF to PST Converter. The software makes the whole NSF to PST conversion process very simple & easy to use.

DataHelp NSF to PST Converter: A Perfect Solution

The NSF to PST wizard can be said as a perfect solution to export NSF file to pst. These are the features which bring it to this category.

  • No limitation on the size of NSF file:

The user now would not have to worry about the size of NSF file before converting NSF files to PST. As the NSF to PST Converter can convert any size of NSF file.

  • Dual options to create PST file:

The NSF to PST converter software will provide two options to create a PST file while converting NSF files to pst i.e. either a single PST for all the files or individual PST file for each NSF file.

  • Preserves original properties:

The conversion of NSF files to PST is carried out in such a way that the properties of the NSF files remain intact even after the conversion process.

Why Not Trust on Free Methods?

  • Data Loss:

As the free method to export NSF to pst includes the user to perform the conversion steps himself, thus even a small error may lead to an error which would result in data loss.

  • Time Consuming & Complex:

Even though free methods attract a lot of users but these are the methods on which the user should not rely. As the procedure to convert lotus notes NSF to outlook pst is very long, complex and time taking. A user always prefers an option that is sorted and easy to use, rather a complex and confusing method.

  • No option for Bulk Conversion:

These methods do not offer bulk conversion of NSF files to pst. The user does not have to go through the long procedure of converting NSF files one by one. Unlike in the case of NSF to PST Converter, it gives the user an option to migrate NSF to pst in bulk.

Why Choose DataHelp NSF to PST Converter

  • Simple & efficient performance:

The data help NSF to PST converter offers the users a very simple UI and in just a few steps the user can easily convert multiple NSF files to PST.

  • Specialized Tool:

The NSF to PST Converter is specifically designed to export NSF to pst. The sole purpose of this NSF to PST Converter tool is to make the conversion process simple for the users.

Specifications NSF to PST Converter:

Windows OS –         Windows 10 or any below version

Processor –             1GHz processor

RAM –                         2 GB

Disk Space –             60 MB free space

How it Works –

Step 1- The converter software provides two options to select files for converting.

Step 2- There is an option to split the PST file. This is done when the size of the PST file is large.

Step 3- The “Include All Document Folder” option creates a single PST file on converting NSF files to pst.

Step 4- A live conversion report is generated while the conversion process is taking place.


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