What is EMLX File Extension?

It is a popular file format among Apple Mail email client users, installed in Apple Mac OS X. It cannot be viewed on Windows OS. The file format has been developed by Apple, usually stores plain text.

The file extension is used basically by companies for multi-user and multitasking support. Apple Mac OS X which supports EMLX is based on Unix which is an OS that efficiently handle multitasks and multi-users.

The email file format makes Apple Mail to Apple Mail communication smooth.

How to Open

Double click a * .emlx file to open in your Mac. It is your system that decides which default application is required to open the file. If your system fails to open the file, it means you might not have the application that helps to edit or view .emlx files.

An .emlx file is an individual file which can be viewed in any text editor that is found in OS X, Windows and other OS like Notepad and WordPad.


If you wish to view Apple Mail files on Windows OS, try conversion programs like ELMX to PST, EMLX to OST, EMLX to MSG etc……..

EMLX Related Tools