How to Backup Outlook Emails to Outlook.com

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One of the most common problems with work email is full inbox and having no more space, especially when you need to send that very important email to your boss or client.

But, you can always archive your emails to Outlook archive file. That’s what I do to keep the inbox size below the limit.

Archiving them to files on your local drive may not be a good option.

First, that archive file can get corrupted.

Second, your laptop can get stolen, lost, or broken.

All of these can mean you will lose those emails.. forever.

Ideally you need to backup your email to cloud and fortunately there are several options. You can backup to Gmail, and Outlook. I decided to put my (almost dormant) Outlook account to use. Continue reading “How to Backup Outlook Emails to Outlook.com”