Have you ever wondered, that where are our emails stored in our computer?
I have wondered many times and also tried to find out where are they located and what format are they saved in.
Below are listed the most common Email Clients and they file location and formats
1) MS Outlook 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003
Windows 7 / Windows Vista
All Files are stored in .PST format
2) Windows 8.1 / 8 Email App
File Location:C:UsersUser NameAppDataLocalPackagesmicrosoft.windowscommunicationsappsLocalStateIndexedLiveCommfolder namedated folderMailfolder name
All Email are stored in .EML format
All files are stored in MBOX format.