How to Import EML Files in Microsoft® Outlook 2003?
Read more to know about the EML files in Microsoft Outlook 2003, how to access and import them, and fix issues that arise in them.
Microsoft Outlook 2003 is equipped with many features to facilitate the users to stay organized and to keep in touch with associate workers. One feature of Microsoft Outlook 2003 is the capability to export and import E-mail files. The file extension .eml is generally used for E-mail files. Microsoft Outlook 2003 saves all these files in the form of EML documents. The EML file extension is E-mail message saved by Microsoft Outlook 2003 or other e-mail clients; it may also contain an e-mail attachment, or file sent with the message. EML files relate to an e-mail which is saved for forwarding or storage purposes. These files could be viewed by most E-mail reading and viewing applications. The EML files signify saved mail messages in plain text format and are well-matched with other E-mail clients and Internet Explorer.
Given below are the tips to import EML files in Microsoft Outlook 2003 and the tips to solve the issues in importing the EML files:
- Ways to Access EML files
- Tips to Import EMIL files
- Tips to Solve the Issues While Importing the EML files
Ways to Access EML Files
There are two methods to access the EML files. You could either view them with the help of a viewer tool or you could save the attachment to the desktop and then open it using Microsoft Outlook 2003. It would then open as a new E-mail, and you could view the contents that time.
Tips to Import EML Files
First of all, find the EML files on your system. You need to ensure that they are all in one folder, since you would need to shift them together into Microsoft Outlook 2003. If they are not collated, you need to gather the EML files you need to import to one folder. Then open the folder that contains all the EML files. After that, you need to open Microsoft Outlook 2003. Create a folder in it and click 'OK.' Choose that folder from the 'Sources' pane. Then return to the folder that contains your EML files and press 'Ctrl' + 'A'. After that, drag and drop the files into the newly formed folder in Microsoft Outlook 2003 to import the files.
Tips to Solve the Issues While Importing the EML Files
Users might face various issues at the time of importing EML files in Microsoft Outlook 2003. Certain security issues might also occur at the time of importing these EML files. The files might contain many malicious security threats, so scan these files before opening them with a licensed security software. Sometimes these files might get damaged or corrupted. You can solve this issue by using a software that can repair the corrupted files.
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