his program recursively reads through the provided source folder and converts the .eml files into mbx files, so it does a batch convert of all your eml files to mbx formatted files of your Windows live mail’s mail box.
Donwload this program here: luethje.eu/prog/eml2m065_en.zip and
For the program to work ensure the folders paths you use do not have spaces between them. (Better to import your live mail e-mails into a root level folder and keep your output folder in the same hierarchy.)
Put the options for the program at the end after a space e.g. eml2mbx [SourcePath\*.eml] [DestinationPath] /p /a )
To download all emails into a single mbx format file use /d option along with /s.
Do not use /d option if you want to retain your current inbox’s folderstructure, in this case use only /s