OUTLOOK FREEWARE
Free Add-ins for Microsoft® Outlook®





Register

What Our Users Say : : :

"I appreciated the use of your dup finder. It helped find 3500+ dups which would have been pretty hard by hand. Thanks!!"

"Thank you so so much for making this available. Thanks!"

"Program worked perfectly! I have searched for weeks to find a free application to import .eml files into Outlook. Thank you very much!"


Follow Us : : :



Destination folder can't be changed

Welcome, guest! You need to login in order to use this forum.
All Forums » General Questions About Outlook and Related... » Destination folder can't be changed
Pages: 1
RSS
Destination folder can't be changed, When converting eml to Outlook, the destination folder can't be changed
When converting eml to Outlook, the destination folder of Outlook Stores / [emailadr] cannot be changed. It shows up on the destination line as \\[emailadr]. I would like to convert a different folder.
Leo Bourne,

Why can't you change the destination?
You need to press blue button on the right and select a folder from a list of the folders.
Leo Bourne, Now I see the folders within Outlook, but wanted to save the imported file in a different location. Looks like that is not possible. This is my first time using the program, so please excuse my naive questions.

Also, at first when I hadn't clicked again to see the Outlook folders, I just converted some eml to Outlook without selecting a folder. Please, where did the data go?
Leo Bourne,

Can you give more information about "wanted to save the imported file in a different location"?
What do you want to do?

The utility can't be run without selection of the destination folder. If you select the account only then the massages will be in this root folder.
Leo Bourne, I had a local folder in Live Mail, and wanted to import the eml messages to a local folder in Outlook as pst under the same name, but perhaps in a different location than the Outlook account. I see now that this is not the way Outlook works.

While trying to learn the program I imported a large quantity of eml messages just to the root, without selecting a folder. I would appreciate if you could kindly tell me where that root is located, because I will need to delete those messages and reimport to an Outlook local pst folder after I create one.

I am not sure of the difference between Outlook 2016 personal file folder pst and data file pst. They seem to be serving the same purposes.
Leo Bourne,

In Outlook you can add addition PST data file.

Press right mouse button the account folder, select Data File properties, point to Home page tab, and de-select 'Show home page by default for this folder' option. Press Ok button.
Then point to this folder and delete messages.
You can turn the option back if you need ToDo page.
Thanks very much for your kind advice.
Pages: 1
All Forums » General Questions About Outlook and Related... » Destination folder can't be changed
Recent Blog Posts : : :

How to Move Emails Between Folders in Outlook
You can create Outlook rules to automatically allocate emails to new folders. But to relocate messages and change the folder structure, Outlook does not offer automated tools. Let's see how you can move or copy emails manually and in an alternative manner.

MBOX vs EML File Format
This article will look at the two most common formats for saving single emails or an entire mailbox folder in separate files. Let's see what the difference is between MBOX and EML and how to change one format to the other.

MBOX vs MSG File Format
Files for saving email messages and other data from the mailbox differ in format. The file format you choose depends on your file contents and email client. Let's take a look at two of them: MBOX and Outlook MSG.

MSG vs PST File Format
The email file format can vary. It depends primarily on the email client where the files are created. But even the same email client can use different file types, depending on the content. Let's see what is the difference between MSG and PST, the two main Microsoft Outlook file formats, and how you can change one format to the other.

PST vs MBOX File Format
Different email clients use different data file types to save and migrate the mail. Two of the most well-known file formats for working with message databases are PST and MBOX. Let's see how these data files differ and how you can change one format to another.

More in blog...


Trusted Software : : :



110 Power Add-Ins for Outlook

© 2010-2023 Relief Software. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Use  |  EULA