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Moving from Yahoo to Google >>>mail, calendar, contacts

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#1 Khirrkee


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Posted 04 February 2012 - 08:27 PM


I have a standard free Yahoo Mail account with several personal folders and also use the Yahoo calendar.

I would like to move from Yahoo to my gmail account for both my emails as well as my calendar. I recently came across this neat CRM type software called Gist, and that doesn't work with Yahoo Mail.

What's the best way of doing this? I'd like to:
1. Copy my personal folders structure in Yahoo Mail to gmail, so that I have exactly the same personal folders in gmail as I did in yahoo
2. Copy the contents of my personal folders in Yahoo Mail to the respective personal folders in gmail.
3. Copy the entries/events in my Yahoo Calendar to Google Calendar
4. Copy contacts from yahoo email to gmail.


Edited by hamluis, 08 February 2012 - 03:13 PM.
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Posted 05 February 2012 - 12:23 PM

Try this if you haven't already done so.

Sign in to gmail.

Access Settings by clicking the gear symbol on the upper right-hand corner of the page next to your name.

Choose Accounts and Import/Import mail and contacts.

What I did not see was a way to import your calender.

If you use Internet Explorer and the page is wonky disable Compatibility View.

Edited by Queen-Evie, 05 February 2012 - 12:24 PM.

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