Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Not allowed to import to root folder for this type

  1. #1
    rawfish61 is offline Starter Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    2
    Rep Power
    4

    Default Not allowed to import to root folder for this type

    Migrating from Mozilla Thurderbird/Lightning and trying to get an archive folder imported into Zimbra Desktop.

    From other posts I have learned that I needed to get the files into a readable format for Zimbra.

    Have been able to take the multiple steps to export and then archive (.tar) and then convert finally into .gz but get the "Not allowed to import to root folder for this type".

    Was trying to import into local folders. Also tried to import into an imap account folder but no luck in either.

    Would love some advice...can't lose all of my archive emails and need to continue to be able to add to those file folders.

  2. #2
    marcusg is offline Intermediate Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Posts
    20
    Rep Power
    4

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by rawfish61 View Post
    Migrating from Mozilla Thurderbird/Lightning and trying to get an archive folder imported into Zimbra Desktop.

    From other posts I have learned that I needed to get the files into a readable format for Zimbra.

    Have been able to take the multiple steps to export and then archive (.tar) and then convert finally into .gz but get the "Not allowed to import to root folder for this type".

    Was trying to import into local folders. Also tried to import into an imap account folder but no luck in either.

    Would love some advice...can't lose all of my archive emails and need to continue to be able to add to those file folders.
    The filename needs to end in .tgz not .tar.gz and not .gz.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Did I miss something? (Zimbra GA 6.0.8 on Ubuntu 10.04)
    By vpetersson in forum Installation
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10-26-2010, 06:29 AM
  2. [SOLVED] PID services not running
    By raghuram1980 in forum Administrators
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 10-09-2010, 09:24 AM
  3. .pst migration issues
    By jimklein in forum Migration
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 02-16-2009, 01:55 AM
  4. Replies: 7
    Last Post: 03-27-2008, 08:03 AM
  5. [SOLVED] Not able to receive or send mail
    By joeleo in forum Installation
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 10-12-2007, 02:25 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •