RE: [NTISP] Mail Server Conversion

Stainforth, Matthew ( (no email) )
Fri, 3 Sep 1999 21:15:28 -0300

NTMail 4 has pretty much all the functionality you're looking for. I'm not
sure how you'd get there though. The URL is

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Coleman []
> Sent: Friday, September 03, 1999 9:09 PM
> To:
> Subject: [NTISP] Mail Server Conversion
> We have had lots of troubles with SL Mail and plan on replacing it. We
> are
> looking pretty hard at Imail. I like that we can do a full evaluation for
> 45 days. It gives us a chance to put it under load and see how reliable
> it
> is. My question is, how do we smoothly migrate from one mail server to
> another? SL Mail will let us export the users and passwords in a comma
> delimited format, I assume that Imail will allow us to import that. The
> problem arises with existing mail waiting in SL Mail's POP3 mailbox. When
> we convert, users will no longer be able to download mail that was waiting
> prior to installing the new server. SL Mail stores the pop3 boxes in .mbx
> files. Is that a standard format, can I copy those to the IMail
> directory,
> or does someone have a converter? Any recommendations?
> I would also like recommendations on a mail server for NT. Something that
> would allow our users to remotely manage their domains would be fantastic!
> Thanks,
> Steve Coleman
> Computer Solutions
> 801-486-7043
> 801-597-4922 cellular
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