Windows & Mac EML Viewer



FreeViewer EML File Viewer Tool

EML Viewer is a professional software application used to investigate and preview Outlook Express, Thunderbird, and Apple Mail EML files along with attachments. Equipped with a user-friendly interface and a variety of unique features, the EML Email Viewer Tool is compatible with both Windows and Mac based email clients.

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  • Analyze and View EML Files Along With Attachments in a Seamless Way
  • Provide Multiple Preview Modes, Such as Hex, Email Header and Properties
  • Standalone EML Reader Tool Does Not Require Installation of Any Email Client
  • Support EML Files of Multiple Email Clients: Apple Mail, Outlook Express, Thunderbird
  • Provide Advanced Search Option to Search Specific EML Files
  • Automatic Advanced Scan Option to View Corrupt EML Files
  • Preview EML Emails with Attributes Such as Subject, To, and From
  • No EML File Size Restriction Associated with The EML File Viewer Software
  • Compatible With Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 & Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012 R2, 2008
  • Upgrade to Pro Version for Multiple Preview Mode, Advance Search, Print Feature
  • Upgrade to Pro Plus Version for Multiple Export Options

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EML Viewer and its Pro/Pro Plus versions

Get abundant features in various versions of EML Viewer. Learn what each version offers and how they differ from each other:

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EML Viewer

Know what features this EML Viewer Tool offers you when you download it and launch it on your computer.

  • View emails in both EML and EMLX file formats.
  • 8 preview modes to view the data as per the need.
  • Option to view emails with their attachments.
  • Then sort and view data by attributes such as From, To, Subject, Date, Attachments, etc.

EML viewer Pro Version

Pro Version

For advanced features to access the EML files, get the pro version of the tool on your computer without any problems.

Features of EML Viewer Pro


  • Advanced search option to view and export specific emails.
  • Export to PDF file format with advanced settings to customize PDF files.
  • Print the EML files with attachments or even without attachments.

Pro Plus Version of EML Viewer

Pro Plus Version

The EML viewer Pro+ version is the most efficient version of the tool that offers all excellent features to its users.

Features of EML Viewer Pro


  • Export EML files to PST file format with advanced settings like split PST and more.
  • Export EML files to MSG file format with option for naming conventions and date filters.
  • Export to EML file format with various advanced settings according to the user's needs.

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EML Mail Viewer Tool Characteristics

EML files are supported by numerous email client applications such as Microsoft Outlook Express, Windows Live Mail, Mozilla Thunderbird, Apple Mail, Mac Mail and Webmail. The EML Viewer Tool is a perfect utility to browse and view EML files along with attachments without installing any email client application. The EML Reader Software is integrated with amazing features such as Investigate EML Files with Attachments, Advanced Search Option, Multi-Screen View Modes, View Corrupt EML Files, and No EML File Size Limitation.

The properties associated with Email messages such as Subject, To, From, and Size are also maintained by the EML File Reader Tool. Additionally, the utility is designed with the latest technology and an easy-to-use interface for user’s convenience. No security and data loss issues are associated with the utility.

Examine EML Files for Forensic Purposes

Nowadays, forensic investigators, forensic research analyst, etc. also need an instant yet reliable way to analyze EML files associated with some project. They can safely opt for EML Viewer to browse and investigate EML messages to collect evidence. The user-friendly interface of the software allows even non-techies to use it easily. File signatures of the EML extension of the different email clients are:

  • Netscape: 46 72 6F 6D 20 20 20
  • Eudora: 46 72 6F 6D 20 3F 3F 3F
  • Generic .eml Signature: 46 72 6F 6D 3A 20

All the email signatures listed above show the ‘From’ field, which marks the beginning of a new email. To view EML file in depth the software provides Hex Viewer and Message Header View which allows the user to view EML file with all the details associated with it. It is very beneficial for the forensic investigators while examining the EML file.

Multiple Preview Modes

Depending upon their specific requirements, users can view and analyze EML files in multiple view modes:

  • Normal View: Displays messages details such as subject, sender, and date
  • Attachments View: Provides a preview of attachments
  • Properties View: Allows users to view properties of emails such as send/receive protocols, timestamps, message class, header ID, and size
  • Message Header View: Provides routing details of the message over various mail servers along with security information
  • Hex View: Displays the message in a hexadecimal format, which is beneficial for forensic experts
  • MIME View: Provides all the details such as server routing and IP address
  • HTML View: Allows users to view EML message in the HTML format
  • RTF View: Allows users to view EML message in the plain text format

Advanced Search and Scan Options

The Advanced Search option of the EML Reader Software allows users to search for specific EML email from single or multiple EML files. The user can make use of AND/OR operator to make search more specific. You can also apply multiple criteria, such as From, To, Cc, and Bcc, while finding specific emails.

The software is also capable to work with corrupt EML files. The advanced scanning mode scans the damaged or corrupt EML file and then displays all the data associated with it in the software’s dashboard. Moreover, factors such as speed, efficiency, accuracy, high-performance, easy-to-use interface make EML Viewer a top-notch utility.

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Analyze EML File: Mac or Windows

Locate, Analyze and View EML Files

The user can manually locate the EML file associated with email clients such as Outlook Express, Windows Live Mail, Thunderbird, and Apple Mail. After locating the folder containing EML files, you need to browse the EML file whose content you want to preview. The EML file reader tool allows the user to view emails along with the attachments associated with it.

Examine EML File: Windows or Mac

Forensic Examination of EML File

The EML Reader software is very beneficial for forensic investigators as it permits them to analyze EML files of Windows or Mac-based email clients in depth with all details. This helps the investigator to carve out evidence from the EML files in just a few clicks. Additionally, one can work with the utility in a seamless manner as there are no file size and comparability issues.

Multiple Preview Modes

View Email in Multiple Preview Modes

With EML Viewer tool, the user can browse and view EML files in multiple preview modes such as Hex View, Message Header View, MIME View, HTML View, and RTF View. Additionally, one can also view corrupt EML files with the help of the .eml Extension Viewer tool. The EML file reader software provides advanced scanning modes that automatically repair damaged files and easily view corrupt EML files.

Search Feature

Advanced Search Option

To make the searching process hassle-free for users, the Mac or Windows EML Reader software is integrated with Advanced Search option. With this option, the user can easily search for a particular EML message among single or multiple EML files. One can also apply filters while searching process. The user can also make use of AND/OR operators to get perfect search results.

No File Size Limitation

No File Size Limitation

There is no file size restriction associated with the EML File Viewer tool. The user can browse and view EML files of any size. Moreover, the EML file reader software is compatible with Windows Operating system and its different versions such as Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 (32 bit or 64 bit) & Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012 R2, 2008.

Update Pro & Pro+

Upgrade to Pro/Pro+

To take advantage of the various new and advanced features of the EML Reader software, one can upgrade to the Pro/Pro+ version of the tool. With Pro/Pro+ version, the user can easily convert EML file into Portable file format and then save the resultant file with the naming option.

EML Viewer Software Specifications

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System Specifications

Hard Disk Space
100 MB of free hard disk space required

4 GB of RAM

1GHz processor (2.4 GHz is recommended)

Application Pre-Requisites

If you are using Windows 11 (64 bit), 10, 8, 7 (32 bit or 64 bit), then please launch the tool as "Run as Administrator".
Microsoft .NET framework 4.5 and above

Supported Versions

Microsoft Windows
Microsoft Windows 11 (64 bit), 10, 8, 7 (32 bit or 64 bit) & Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012 R2, 2008


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Features Viewer Pro Version Pro+ Version
View EML File with Attachments
View Corrupt EML File
View Mac OS X Based EML File
No File Size Limit
Export & Print Option
Convert Emails into PDF
Convert Emails into EML, MSG, and PST
Multiple Naming Option
Advance Search Options
Multi Screen View Mode
Automatic Advanced Scanning Mode
Preview Emails with Attributes
Supports All Windows Versions Including 11, 10, 8
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Frequently Asked Questions

Commonly Asked Questions and Answers

How to browse .eml file with attachment?

Read EML File Windows 10, 11

Four Steps to View EML Files:

  • Step 1: Free Download & Install EML Viewer Tool
  • Step 2: Get the Auto Detect Option to Browse EML Files
  • Step 3: Choose the Multi-Preview or Switch View Option
  • Step 4: Select the Search Option to Find Any Emails
Yes, you can easily browse and view corrupt EML files as the EML Reader Software provides the auto scanning option which scans the corrupt EML files in a seamless way.
No, the EML File Reader Tool is designed with a user-friendly interface which makes it easy for both technical and non-technical users to work with it.
Yes, the EML Reader Software is capable to preview emails along with attachments. So, you can examine EML files with attachment in just a few clicks.
No file size restrictions are linked with the EML File Reader Software. The user can browse and read any size of EML files via the tool.
One can convert EML files into the Portable file format by upgrading EML Reader Software to the PRO version.
No, there are no data loss and security issues linked to the EML Reader Software. One can easily work with the utility without any trouble.
Yes, the EML File Reader Software supports Windows as well as Mac OS X based email client's EML files.
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