Windows 10: Windows Mail - Save emails to local folders Solved


  1. Posts : 83
    Windows 10 Pro 10.0.17134 Build 17134
       10 Aug 2017 #1

    Windows Mail - Save emails to local folders


    I have been using Thunderbird for long time but I would like to give Win10 mail a go. I am having problems finding a way to save emails to local folders on my laptop where I have an Emails sub-folder under My Documents. Would someone please give me a hint or two as to how to go about this? Thanks in advance.
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  2. Posts : 5,013
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, WinXP Home Premium, Linux Mint
       10 Aug 2017 #2

    Sometimes it works to double-click a message to open in its own window then right-click on the page and choose Save Page and point to where one wants it. Or maybe File, Save As.
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  3. Posts : 2,797
    W10 Pro + W10 Preview
       10 Aug 2017 #3

    Open Mail you wish to save...underneath 3 dots (top right corner) is a small box with an arrow pointing upwards....clicking on it reveals "open message in new window".

    Click on 3 dots on new window....a menu drops down with several options including "save as".
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  4. Posts : 83
    Windows 10 Pro 10.0.17134 Build 17134
    Thread Starter
       10 Aug 2017 #4

    Thank you very much both of you. It worked like a charm!
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  5. Posts : 5,013
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, WinXP Home Premium, Linux Mint
       10 Aug 2017 #5

    You're welcome.
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