How do I Convert NSF to PST With Lotus Notes

Query of many users are coming – How do I Convert NSF to PST Without Lotus Notes? But the truth is you can not make the conversion of NSF file into PST without installing lotus notes on your machine.

Hence now you know that NSF to PST Conversion needs Lotus Notes installation. So now lets take a look on the methods used to convert NSF file to PST.

Manual Method to Convert NSF to PST

You can follow the manual steps given below for making NSF to PST Conversion. The manual method is divided into two stages. In the first user need to convert the NSF file to CSV format and in the second import CSV to PST format.

Stage 1. Migrate NSF Database to CSV

  • Start the IBM Lotus notes application
  • Tap on the File button and click Export
  • Now in the Export dialogue box choose the location where you like to save the file
  • Then choose the Comma separated value under save as type option and tap export
  • Select the needed options from the window of CSV export and tap ok.

Stage 2. Import CSV to PST

Now you need to import the CSV file database into PST Outlook format. Follow the given steps to perform this task:-

  • Start the MS Outlook on your system
  • Tap on the file
  • Now select the Open & Export option and click the Import/Export button
  • Here click on Import from another program or file from the list of available options
  • In the next import a file window tap on Comma Separated Values and tap next
  • Tap on the browse button to select the CSV file from its location and tap next

So after following the above steps you completed the process to convert NSF file to Outlook.

Automated Method- Using SysInspire NSF to PST Converter Software

If you find the above manual method complicated for you then you should try the SysInspire NSF to PST Converter tool. This tool converts NSF to PST with all lotus notes mailbox items such as emails, tasks, contacts, sent, calendars, and various other items.

How the Software Works:-

  • Install the software and open it
  • Select the NSF file that you need to convert by tapping on the select NSF button
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  • After selecting the NSF file click on start scanning to fix NSF file errors
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  • Now select the needed email items and choose PST file as conversion format and tap the convert button.
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Through this guide, we tell you that there is no method available to Convert NSF to PST Without Lotus Notes. And later on, we mentioned the ways that support to performance of the NSF to PST Conversion. But the manual method is time taking process so we gave the best alternative solution SysInspire NSF to PST Converter. Even you can try the demo version of this tool.

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