How to backup Amherst emails to Gmail.
- Create an account for your Amherst email in an email client such as Outlook for Windows or Mac, Mail for Mac, or Thunderbird.
- Create an account for your Gmail account in the same email client using IMAP account settings.
- Drag and drop the messages you would like to back up from your Amherst account into your Gmail inbox. It is best to back up a only couple hundred emails at a time to avoid time-outs and other connection issues.