How to Migrate EML to MSG Format – Complete Guide

Convert Your Data, September 29, 2018

A few days back, I faced an issue on my Windows Live Mail application.  I resolved the issue but to avoid any problem in future I planned to convert EML to MSG format. As I also have MS Outlook installed on my machine and MSG format is used for storing single email message of MS Outlook. But the main problem was, I do not know the way to perform EML to MSG Conversion.  Then, I started searching on the Internet and got a solution to migrate EML to MSG format.  While searching for the solution to convert EML to Outlook MSG format, I got various user’s queries like:

  • How to transfer multiple EML files to Outlook MSG format?
  • How to convert EML to MSG file format?
  • How to move .eml to .msg format directly?

Therefore, in the following segment, I have come up with a solution to migrate EML to MSG format. Just read on to understand the way to convert EML to MSG format directly.

How to Convert EML to MSG Format – Step-by-Step Process

Follow the steps to migrate EML to MSG format in a way to save EML files in MS Outlook single message file format.


EML to MSG Converter

  • Choose the desired mode to load EML file on tool’s panel as application gives dual mode to perform data migration, i.e.
  1. Select Files – To upload desired EML file on tool’s panel one by one.
  2. Select Folder – To upload multiple EML files at once on software panel

Select files

  • Browse the data files from the stored location to convert EML to MSG format. Just like if we choose Select Folder option then, browse EML folder form stored location.

Browse the data files

  • Now, click on Next button to proceed the data migration process from .eml to .msg format directly.


  • Now, choose MSG from the list of saving options to import EML file into Outlook single file.

Saving format

  • Select the desired path to save the data files after conversion or even one can save converted files in same source folder by checking that option.

How to convert EML to MSG

  • Choose the desired file naming option to save the resultant file from the list of file naming conventions.

Naming option

  • Click on Convert button to begin the data migration from EML to MSG format.

How to change .eml to .msg

  • Once the data conversion is completed, you will get the completion pop-up message on the screen.


  • Now run MS Outlook email client, right click on profile folder(s) and choose New Folder option as shown in the screenshot.

Run MS Outlook

  • Create a folder for storing resultant MSG files.

Create folder

  • Now select and drag resultant .msg files.

Drag MSG files

  • At last drop MSG files to the newly created folders.

Drop MSG files in folder

In this way, I converted data from EML to MSG format directly. Now, if you open the migrated data files, you need MS Outlook configuration and installation on the system.

Quick Glance on EML to MSG Converter

BitRecover EML to MSG converter is a simple-to-use solution to migrate EML files into MSG format. The tool does not need any external application to migrate EML to MSG format. The software is programmed in such a way that it supports the EML file of all EML supported formats. No, any file size limitation is imposed by the tool to execute the data conversion process.

The application provides various options that make easy for users to migrate data like speedy data migration, bulk data conversion, Windows supportive, desired file saving path, etc.

Get Benefitted with Advance Features of EML to MSG Exporter

  • Tool retains the email properties in exact form after migration from EML to MSG format.
  • Offers various file naming options to save the data files accordingly.
  • Migrates multiple EML files to MSG format directly without data loss
  • Accessible on all Windows versions to convert EML to MSG format
  • Maintains the integrity of data after conversion to Outlook single file.

Final Words

Migration of data from one file format to another is the most difficult task. Even, I also faced the same issue then, I got a solution to export EML to MSG format directly. I have shared a complete solution after using it, if you have any issue then, feel free to contact.

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