August 1st, 2018
March 4, 2021
Are you using Outlook OST data to send/receive emails in your business?
Facing problem with your Offline data(.ost)?
Many of you prefer using offline OST file for the purpose of sending and receiving or storing your Outlook emails. Offline file format gives you a facility to work on your emails even when you are offline and not connected with the server. Sometimes you might be in a situation where you want to extract OST items like email messages, calendars or address into another mail client. Besides, offline files can only be accessed within the Outlook application where it was created. Basically, it means that if you want to import OST file into Windows Live Mail either you have to export OST file into PST or archive you offline files or move it a new formed PST file. Let’s cover the whole process in this particular article and help you out with such problems.
Note: The best way is to extract your data from OST file into Windows Live Mail, convert it to PST. As there is no such process available to extract files directly.
Here I will try to give certain approaches convert OST in EML format, for that you need to convert the OST data to PST format and then export PST email messages to EML by using Thunderbird(only available manual process).
Follow the steps to perform the conversion
You can archive every Outlook items by using this manual method
You can choose this approach if you want to move your email messages to a private email address then, follow these steps:
With the help of all ways a user can easily convert OST data into PST and then, extract offline OST data items from OST file as an EML format. You can go for an approach that has been discussed here and the final move forward and convert the file into EML format.
You may also like to read: How to resolve Oversized OST file?
Thunderbird is clients which give an easy option to export any file as an EML format that’s why I am choosing it. This is the final step to import OST file into Windows Live Mail EML format. Carefully follow the steps for the procedure:
Many users are in the need to switch their mail client application from one platform to another due to some valid or business reasons. In the above-described article, I have tried to cover various manual approaches to access their important emails from OST to Windows Live Mail. You can also choose for SysInfo OST to PST Converter Software to import OST file into Windows Live Mail EML format. The software offers you a very important feature to recover corrupt OST files and saves it as PST, EML, MBOX, DBX, and Archive file format. Additionally, it assists you in maintaining the data hierarchy of files and folders and creates a log report of every scanning done on a file.
Before going for the paid version, do try the demo version of OST to PST Converter.
I hope the article was helpful, Thanks!