How to open a file with .eml extension?

File Type : Email related file type
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

You'll need a new app to open this .eml file

Searching for the right program to open .eml files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.


What is .eml file extension?

EML is one such file extension used for an email message saved to a file in the MIME RFC 822 standard format by Microsoft Outlook Express as well as some other email programs. It contains e-mail messages saved by Microsoft Outlook or other e-mail programs and it might also contain an e-mail attachment, or file sent with the message. EML files can contain plain ASCII text for the headers and the amin message body as well as hyperlinks and attachments. Important: The EML files may also be opened in Internet Explorer since they are formatted in the similar way as .MHT files.
You can see a list of software programs here on www.easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open emlfiles:

  • Encryptomatic Message Viewer Lite
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Outlook 2013
  • Microsoft Outlook Express
  • Microsoft Windows Live Mail
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey
  • Mozilla Thunderbird
  • Perion IncrediMail
  • Apple Mail
  • Microsoft Outlook 2011
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey
  • Mozilla Thunderbird