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How do I save all my e-mail folders on my own hard drive? (or keep copies)

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Firefox has been putting my older e-mails in TRASH without me asking; so I want to save all my incoming e-mail ON MY HARD DRIVE locally, as backup.

Is this possible?

IGNORE ALL THIS - it is YAHOO!Mail I need to deal with. My Mistake - SORRY !

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philipp
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hello, firefox is just a web-browser - it doesn't handle your emails at all. are you referring to the mozilla thunderbird mail-client or to a webmail provider? in the latter case please contact the support of your mail provider when you're having issues, since firefox has no way of influencing that...

Tyler Downer
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For reference, your email provider is whomever your email address ends with (gmail.com, yahoo.com, aol.com, etc.)