How to save an email in the .eml format

To save an email in the .eml format, follow the steps below:

  1. Login to the email account
  2. If Conversation view is enabled, then disable it. In GMail, this is in the Settings option
  3. Download the email as .eml format.

Once above steps are done, the email is available in the .eml format. In some email services, this file can be imported back.