EML is the file format supported by several traditional email clients such as Windows Live mail, Outlook Express, Mozilla Thunderbird and others. You shall also be able to open the EML files with Outlook 2010 and 2013 versions. However, email clients like Outlook Express and Outlook 2010 though supports EML format, but store mailbox data of the users in DBX and PST format respectively. Outlook Express save emails and attachments in separate EML files. You can find the location of EML files in your system by typing the following command at the DOS prompt:
C:\> Dir *.EML/s
You cannot convert EML files of Outlook Express to Outlook 2010 directly. First you need to open EML items with Outlook Express, move messages or items in the specific folder of your Outlook Express (OE) information store and then you can use Import Wizard of Outlook 2010 to import items from Outlook Express. You can import OE information stores into Outlook 2010 mailbox by using following steps:
However Outlook 2010 Import wizard will convert all email messages including EML items of your Outlook Express mailbox into PST file. Therefore, it is preferable that you choose an external email converter to convert EML items into PST format.
EML to PST is sophisticated email conversion tools that flawlessly convert EML or EMLX files of several clients into Outlook PST. It is packed with sophisticated algorithms and allows user to expediently convert multiple EML/EMLX files into MS outlook. This EML to Outlook 2010 conversion software also offer filter options that help you in exporting selected EML/EMLX messages or attachments to Outlook PST file. EML to Outlook 2010 PST converter support EML files of multiple clients such as Eudora, Mozilla thunderbird, Netscape, Windows Live mail, Apple mail and Outlook Express. It does not alter formatting structure and properties of EML items in the converted file. EML to Outlook 2010 converter is equipped with self explanatory graphical interfaces and therefore even a novice user can smoothly operate this software. This software supports almost all the versions of MS Outlook such as Outlook 97, 98, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2010, 2007 and 2013. You can also evaluate the key potentials of EML to Outlook 2010 converter by downloading its free version. However, the free version of EML to PST tool can convert and save only selected EML items into PST format. Therefore, you must purchase the licensed version in order to save entire items of EML/EMLX file into Outlook PST file.