Dawn is the leader in software based address book conversions.
But don't take my word for it.
The least we can expect
[from proprietary standards] is for software makers to
include file import and export features in their products...
But in its latest release, Netscape has taken the low road.
Address books can be imported from other e-mail clients, but
no option exists to export Netscape 6 address book data...Boris Zakharin, a computer science major at
the University of Pennsylvania, has produced a promising
solution. His free utility, called Dawn... [is] compatible
with Netscape 6... Dawn 5.0 promises to become one
killer app Netscape 6 users cant live
article in BugNet)
What a neat and useful utility. I tried several
e-mail programs (Pegasus, Incredimail, Eudora..etc) before I settled on one.
It was very nice to be able to easily consolidate the address books into my
I wish to personally thank you for making my job so
much easier today. I encountered the (I'm sure now infamous) Netscape 6
address book export "bug". Since we were using this address book in our
business department, we had well over 500 contacts [technical details
snipped]. You program performed flawlessly, and had a
solution to my problem in minutes. Truly, your software is a great service
to us Netscape fans (who've been shirked by AOL, I think for the last time!
Boris, Thank you sincerely for
"Dawn." Without doubt this has to be one of the
handiest programmes ever. I was faced with a job that would
have taken me time I didn't have but thanks to you this is no
longer a problem.
Dawn is a FANTASTIC address book
converter. I've been looking for a utility like this a
long time--and now I have one. And it's free! I
love free! And I love works right the first time even