Migrating Thunderbird Address Book to HillConnect
Click on the Address Book icon at the top.
In the Address Book, go to Tools > Export.
Select Comma Separated from the Save as Type pull-down menu.
Type Contacts in the File Name: field.
Importing contacts into HillConnect
Log into HillConnect at http://hillconnect.hamilton.edu
Click on Contacts in the left-hand column.
Click Import in the bottom left- hand corner.
Locate your Contacts.csv file—by default saved on the Desktop—you just exported from Thunderbird.
A message will announce the successful completion of the Import process. Click OK.
Click on the imported contacts (in the picture below: Imported 12/13/11). Select More and choose Rename Group. When prompted by a pop-up window, type Thunderbird Contacts. Click OK.
You’re all set! Your contacts will appear in the middle column and will automatically be referenced when you compose your e-mail.
Last updated: December 5, 2022