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OST to Office 365 Migration FAQ's

OST to Office 365 Migration

  1. I want to convert OST file to my Office 365 account. Is it possible using OstPstMails?

    Yes. OstPstMails Free OST to Office 365 Migrator tool allows you to migrate offline OST file to your Office 365 user account.

  2. What are the prerequisites to migrate OST to Office 365 using OstPstMails?

    Before you perform OST to Office 365 migration, you need to follow some mandatory steps.

    Step 1: You need to assign the impersonation rights to the user who has administrator credentials. It is required to perform OST to Office 365 Migration.

    Step 2: You must test impersonation rights and the connectivity using Microsoft Remote Connectivity Analyzer.

  3. How to perform OST to Office 365 Migration using OstPstMails application?

    You must follow the below steps to perform OST to Office 365 Migration.

  4. Can I export the attachments using OST to Office 365 Migrator?

    Yes, you can export the attachments of different formats such as PDF, TXT, MP3, MP4 etc…

  5. Is OstPstMails for OST to Office 365 Migrator capable of migrating mails from the OST file which is having Non-English (Unicode) characters?

    It doesn’t matters for the OstPstMails, if the mail items are having non- English characters to perform OST to Office 365 Migration. OST recovery software recovers and migrates the mail items irrespective of the languages.

  6. How many mail items I can export to my Office 365 account using OstPstMails Demo version?

    With the demo version of OST to Office 365 Migrator you can export 30 mails from each and every folder. For the full feature of the application, you need to purchase Corporate edition or Technical edition.

  7. How to set Impersonation Rights for Office 365 user account?

    Steps to set Impersonation Rights for Office 365 user account

  8. How to map source mailboxes with the office 365 user mailboxes using OstPstMails OST to Office 365 Migrator?

    Once you are successfully logged in to Office 365 user account using OstPstMails application, it will displays all the selected mailboxes that you wish to migrate to Office 365 mailbox account along with all the target mailboxes from the Office 365 account. Select the target mailbox for each and every source mailbox from the list of target mailboxes as shown in the figure below.

    map-mailboxes-to-office365

  9. Can I use Office 365 user account which is not an Office 365 exchange mailbox account for OST to Office 365 migration?

    No. To perform OST to Office 365 migration, the Office 365 account that you are impersonating must be Office 365 Exchange Mailbox user account.

  10. Do I need to set Impersonation Rights to each and every user account in Office 365?

    No. It is not necessary to set the impersonation rights to all the user accounts in the Office 365. You just set the impersonation rights to the user account which is having the administrative credentials. And use the same user account for Office 365 login via OstPstMails application. Using this impersonated user, OstPstMails will list all the other users and you can map them to any Mailboxes for OST to Office 365 migration.