How Do I Convert an EML File to Outlook?

by Maria Hirthe Technical Analyst

Summary:  Many EML files holder face difficulty in opening EML files in Outlook interface. The problem arises because Outlook does not support EML extension hence users need to convert files into PST file format. If you are facing the same issue and unable to find right solution for your issue how do I convert an EML files to Outlook PST then this blog surely helps you in getting expected outcomes. Read the blog till end to understand direct method of converting bunch of EML files into Outlook.

A Brief about Outlook and EML

Outlook is a versatile and one of the most popular email application of Microsoft. It is also termed as personal information manager as it consist contact manager, calendar, journal logging, notes making, task manager, appointments and Web Browsing. The complete mailbox of Outlook stored in PST file format. It is one of the Microsoft Office Suite application that comes along with other productive applications lie Office 365, Word, Excel, Access, Skype for business, Publisher, OneNote, SharePoint, PowerPoint and much more. The advance function and features attract large proportion of users demand and make Outlook most preferred email client in today’s time.

EML is the most common file extension used to store email messages in plain formatting. The files in EML format usually consist header and body content of message. It is generally supported by Outlook Express and Windows Live Mail. Many other email server support EML file format such as Windows Mail, eM Client, Apple Mail, DreamMail, etc. EML support to save one or more than one attachments.

Manual Solution to Transfer EML Mailbox to Outlook

The methods needs to be followed manually by users for transfer of EML files in Outlook interface. Follow below given steps with focus to export batch EML to PST interface:

Case 1: If EML files are saved in Desktop

Step 1: Now start Outlook application in your PC.

Step 2: Then create a new folder in Outlook and give suitable name to it.

Step 3: In this step, go to the location where EML mailbox are saved and select required EML files. If you want to select all the EML files then use short cut key Ctrl+A.

Step 4: Next drag the selected EML files with the help of mouse and drop them in the middle pane of newly created folder of Outlook.

Case 2: If EML files are saved in Windows Live Mail

Step 1: Run Windows Live Mail in your Windows operating system.

Step 2: Then create a new folder in any suitable location and rename it.

Step 3: In Windows Live Mail, go to the mailbox and select EML files.

Step 4: Now drag the EML files to the newly created folder and drop them.

Step 5: After following the above mentioned steps repeat the steps of case 1 from Step 1 to Step 4.

EML to PST Converter – Direct Solution

In the previous section, we explain manual approach of transferring EML files into Outlook. However the method provides partial solution as you can’t preview the transferred files in Outlook. For direct and complete solution no other solution matches performance of CubexSoft EML to PST Converter. The software is accessible to all the Windows edition including Windows 10. The email converter program convert unlimited EML files to PST format along with attachments. The tool maintains all the mail properties properly during export of EML files into Outlook. Many other advance options are also available for safe and secure transfer of EML files in Outlook. The tool support to migrate EML files to Outlook all editions such as 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007 and 2003.

If you have any doubt remain unsolved regarding how do I convert an EML file to Outlook then try demo edition of EML Export. The demo edition allows to export up to 25 EML files to Outlook for free. For unlimited convert of EML mailbox data into Outlook, get license edition.

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About Maria Hirthe Advanced     Technical Analyst

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Joined APSense since, January 9th, 2018, From New Delhi, India.

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