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If you have a backup of your emails in EML, MIME, or Mbox format, you can easily import them to Hostinger Emails using Webmail. If you have several files, you can pack them into a .zip archive.

To start the process, log in to your email account via Webmail, click on More, and select Import messages:

The More option on Webmail showing to select Import in order to import email messages

Browse to select your email backup file and click on Import to start the process:

The Import messages window showing the option to select the file to import and click on the Import button

Depending on the size of your file, it may take a few minutes to complete the process. After the import is completed, a notification will appear:

An example of notification for successful import, indicating the number of messages imported


  • The maximum allowed file size is 256 MB. If your file is larger than that, you can split it

  • Alternatively, you can migrate to Hostinger Email via hPanel using the Migration Tool. Just follow this guide: How to Migrate Emails to Hostinger

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