How to Import Maildir Files & All Its Attachments Safely & Securely

Here is a detailed DIY guide on how to use Cigati Maildir Converter to export your Maildir/Maildir++ emails with ease.

Cigati Maildir Converter is one of the finest Migration tools available for the Windows platform. It let users convert Maildir file into PST, EML, MSG, MBOX, PDF and other email formats. A user can easily migrate from Maildir/Maildir++ supported email clients like Mutt, Dovecot, MPOP, etc to Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird, Windows live mail, Outlook Express, etc. The tool offers some highly advanced features to make the conversion a piece of cake for the user. It also lets the user split the resultant PST file for better PST execution. So in sum, it’s the best utility for email migration.

Key Features of Cigati Maildir Converter

  • Convert Maildir/Maildir++ email items with higher efficiency.
  • Import all the folders and subfolders to the desired email file format.
  • Perform batch conversion of single as well as multiple Maildir files to save time and effort.
  • Convert Maildir to EML, PST, PDF, MBOX, MSG and HTML file format.
  • Date range feature to filter email items using start and end date point for conversion.
  • Preview all the converted data with all its attachment and email items.

Updating the Software

There is no need to update the software as the tool has been designed in such a way that it gets updated automatically. However, if you want to know the details on various updates, you can check out our NEWS section.

How to Convert Maildir++/ Maildir Files Without any Data Loss

Here is a DIY guide on how to export your Maildir data safely


Step 01: Download & launch Cigati Maildir Converter and click on browse to locate your files from your system.


Step 02: Select the files and click Ok.


Step 03:Now select the file and click on Export.


Step 04:Here, select the file format in which you want to save the data. If you going for Outlook PST then the software also empowers you with an option to split the PST files.


Step 05:To delete duplicate emails click on Remove Duplicate Items in folder on the basis of and select the needed option. To filter emails as per dates click on Date Filter Option.


Step 06: Now, click on Browse as shown in the image and select the location where you want to save the files and click Ok.


Step 07:Click on Ok as soon as the software shows the above message.


Step 08: Click on Yes to close the application.

Installation & Uninstallation

Cigati Maildir Converter Software

  • New & enhanced GUI.
  • Quick scanning and conversion of all your Maildir files.
  • Support conversion of emails with all of its attachments.

Demo Version

The demo version of this software allows users to preview all of their files and data stored in OST files. However, to save the files in your system users need to purchase the full version

Purchasing the Full Version

Users can easily purchase the full version of the software which includes all the features mentioned in it. The software licenses are distributed in three categories so choose the best suited license:

Single User

Single user license is the type of license which is suggested for one person / user to use the software for non-commercial purpose. The single user license or personal license is intended for home users and designed for non-commercial purpose only. Single license user can install the software on one or two systems at any given time.


The Administrator license has been designed for users who want to use the application in a corporate, business, academic or in a government environment. In layman terms, the given license has been designed to be used at multiple computers within a single geographical location. The Administrator license will be assigned in the organization name provided at the time of purchase.


The Technician license is intended for users / technicians and corporations who have clients or offices all around the world. The license will be issued under the organization’s name and can be used on multiple systems at multiple locations. The license in non-transferable and gives you permission of unlimited data recovery.

Software Support

For any technical assistance or queries shoot us your question at or you can even contact our software support team available 24x7 at your service.

User Interface

Cigati Maildir Converter tool has been developed with an easy to use GUI, making it a cake walk even for a novice user to migrate their data without any technical assistance.



When you download & launch the Maildir File Converter, you will find the following interface and Menus:

Add Files: Use this button to add Maildir files.

Add Folders: Use the Add Folders button to add folders containing Maildir files.

Remove Files: Use the Remove Files button to remove selected Maildir files.

Remove All: Use this button to remove all the selected data.

Export: Use this menu to export the selected data into a different file format.

Close: To close the software click on Close button.