How to Migrate EML to MSG Format – Complete Guide

Mark Regan | April 1st, 2021 | Convert Your Data


A few days back, I faced an issue with my Windows Live Mail application.  I resolved the issue but to avoid any problem in the 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 a single email message of MS Outlook. But the main problem was, I do not know the way to perform EML files to MSG Conversion. While searching for the solution to convert EML to Outlook PST / MSG format, I got a reliable EML to MSG Converter Software.

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.

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 it easy for users to migrate data like speedy data migration, bulk data conversion, Windows supportive, desired file saving path, etc.

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How to Convert EML to Outlook MSG Format ?

Follow these steps to convert EML to MSG format:

  1. Download & Run EML to MSG Converter Software.
  2. Choose desired EML files/ folders for conversion.
  3. Enable required EML data to convert into Outlook MSG.
  4. Select MSG as a saving option & a destination path.
  5. Start to convert EML files to MSG format.

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

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

Download and install BitRecover EML Converter Wizard on your machine to convert EML to MSG 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.

Select Files – To upload desired EML file on tool’s panel one by one.

Select Folder – To upload multiple EML files at once on the 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 the EML folder from the stored location.

Browse the data files

Now, click on the 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 the 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 the 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 the 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.

What Queries can be Resolved with this Tool ?

Various user queries like the one given below can be solved with the suggested software.

Q: How to transfer multiple EML files to Outlook MSG format?

Q: How to convert EML to MSG file format?

Q: What is the simplest way to change EML to MSG files?

Q: How to move .eml to .msg format directly?

Q: Is there any direct solution to bulk convert EML to Outlook MSG?

Get Benefitted with Advance Features of EML to MSG Exporter

Maintains Email Attributes: The EML to MSG Conversion tool retains the email properties in exact form after migration from EML files to MSG format.

Multiple File Names: It offers various file naming options to save the output data files accordingly.

Batch Conversion: It has the ability to migrate multiple EML files to MSG format directly without data loss

Supports Windows OS: Accessible on all Windows versions to convert EML to MSG format

Retains Data Integrity: The utility maintains the integrity of data after conversion to Outlook single file.

Desired Saving Location: This EML to MSG Converter Software gives permission to store the output at any location on the computer.

Dual File Selection Options: This application provides two options to load EML data that is a user can choose EML files or folders for conversion.

Compatible with All EML Files: It supports EML files taken from email clients like Windows Live Mail, eM Client, Outlook Express, Zoho Mail, Zarafa, DreamMail, Mozilla Thunderbird, SeaMonkey, The BAT, Kunomail, etc.

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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