How to save outlook 2007 email in .eml

I can't find the answer on how to save an outlook 2007 email in .eml format.

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J.R. SitmanIT DirectorAsked:
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dfxdeimosCommented:
Just double click on the message, go up to the Orb -> Save -> Save As and under the file type choose Text .txt .

This is the same as EML format, you can just change the file extension from .txt to .eml

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war1Commented:
Hello jrsitman,

If using Windows XP, you can import emails from Outlook to Outlook Express.  Then select an email and save as an eml file. Go to File > Save.

If using Vista, you can import emails from Outlook to Windows Mail.  Windows Mail keeps emails in .eml format.

You can use a third party program like OutlookSpiller to export Outlook to .eml format
http://bitdaddys.com/outlookSpiller.html

Hope this helps!
war1
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J.R. SitmanIT DirectorAuthor Commented:
That was WAY too simple.  Thanks
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dfxdeimosCommented:
Glad to help.

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