How Can I Backup My Gmail Account?

How Can I Backup My Gmail Account?

People often in today’s modern world run their entire lives and and businesses via email, so what would happen if you suddenly lost access to your account? what would happen if you no longer had all your receipts or business contacts? It would not be good…. So we are often asked how can I get a backup just in case it gets corrupted or I lose access to my account for some reason. Below are a few of the easiest methods we have found to quickly and securely create a backup of your email.

How Can I Backup My Gmail Account?

How Can I Backup My Gmail Account?

Methods.

  • Gmail Backup – A great free standalone program for windows and mac that will automaticly download and store all your emails in standard EML files meaning you can open them in any email client e.g. outlook or thunderbird. it also stores any attachments.

Download it from http://www.gmail-backup.com/download – It is also open source so you can do mods or integrate it into your own applications if you so wish.

 If the download link is down on their main site (as it was for me the other day) you can grab it from here

http://www.softpedia.com/progDownload/GMail-Backup-Download-113022.html

  •  Mailstore – Another great program that free for personal use, it will down load emails from  Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Any POP3 and IMAP mailboxes, Microsoft Outlook XP, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, Microsoft Outlook Express and Windows Mail , Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 mailboxes, Microsoft Office 365 (Exchange Online)

Download it from http://www.mailstore.com/en/mailstore-home.aspx

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