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EML file with its extension name Electronic Mail is the single unit of an email that many email applications use to store their account’s emails. Some major applications are Windows Live Mail, Windows Mail, Mozilla Thunderbird, Zoho mail, Zimbra, etc. The simplicity of EML file provides the feature where you can drag-&-drop a single or multiple EML files from one application to another. But, if you want to web your emails to a web-based email service like Gmail, then it will not be possible to move using drag-&-drop feature.
Though EML is a simple file format, it is supported by many email clients like:
You can import EML files to Gmail by configuring the Gmail account in an email client that supports EML files. But you should have patience and time to perform the import. Also, a successful import can be expected only if the configuration and settings are correct. So, a lot of technicalities are involved.
The best alternative is an automated professional tool to import EML files to Gmail directly and selectively using advanced filtering options.
Kernel MBOX to PST Converter tool performs conversion of MBOX files to PST file format and other destinations efficiently. It also allows moving all EML files to web-based email servers like Gmail and other destinations. The tool is simple-to-use with robust functionalities. Let us understand it better by importing EML files into your Gmail account directly.
Get Kernel MBOX to PST Converter tool from its official website (both trial and technician version) to move your EML files directly to the specified Gmail account.
Follow the steps below to import EML files to the Gmail account below.
You can try this process for other saving options as well.
A- An EML file stores an individual email from a mailbox and is supported by multiple email clients like Outlook Express, Windows Mail, Windows Live Mail, Thunderbird, Apple Mail, etc. In contrast, an MBOX file is supported by Thunderbird, and about 20 more MBOX supported email clients; it stores all the emails of the MBOX folder (please note that Apple Mail supports EMLX format also).
A- There are multiple saving options available with the Kernel MBOX to PST Converter tool to save EML files, such as PST and file formats like MSG, EML, TXT, RTF, DBX, etc.; Email Servers like Office 365, GroupWise, IBM Domino, Microsoft Exchange Server; Web-based Email Servers like Gmail, Google Apps, etc.
A- To manually import EML files to the Gmail account, you are required first to configure the IMAP-enabled Gmail account in your Microsoft Outlook or any other email client using the Account Settings. Then you can easily drag and drop the EML files to the configured Gmail mailbox folder to move the files.
A- The Kernel MBOX to PST Converter tool supports App Password for Gmail account as the login password for connecting to the Gmail account due to Google’s security compliances. First, you need to generate an app password for your Gmail account using Google Settings and use it further as the password for your Gmail account.
A- To add multiple EML files to the Kernel MBOX to PST Converter tool, you are required to store the files for import in a single folder on your system and then add it to the tool utilizing the Browse option against the Select Folder button and then continue with the import process.