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Convert MSG to OFT via C#

MSG to OFT C# conversion using .NET API without needing Outlook® or Thunderbird®.

How to Convert MSG to OFT Using C#

In order to convert MSG to OFT, we’ll use

Aspose.Email for .NET

API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy to use document manipulation and conversion API for C# platform. Open


package manager, search for Aspose.Email and install. You may also use the following command from the Package Manager Console.

Package Manager Console Command

PM> Install-Package Aspose.Email

Steps to Convert MSG to OFT via C#

.NET programmers can easily load & convert MSG files to OFT in just a few lines of code.

  • Create MapiMessage class object.
  • Call the SaveAsTemplate method.
  • Pass the output file as parameter.

System Requirements

Before running the .NET conversion code, make sure that you have the following prerequisites.

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework, .NET Core, and PHP, VBScript, Delphi, C++ via COM Interop.
  • Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Aspose.Email for .NET DLL referenced in your project.
  • Include namespace in relevant class.

This sample code shows MSG to OFT C# Conversion

using (MapiMessage mapi = new MapiMessage("", "", "template subject", "Template body"))
    string oftMapiFileName = "mapiToOft.msg";
  • Free App to Convert MSG to OFT

    Other Supported Conversions

    You can also convert MSG into many other file formats including few listed below.

    MSG TO EML (Outlook Email Messages)
    MSG TO EMLX (Apple EMLX Format)
    MSG TO HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language)
    MSG TO ICS (iCalendar)
    MSG TO MBOX (Electronic Mail Messages)
    MSG TO MHTML (Web Page Archive Format)
    MSG TO OST (Offline Storage Files)
    MSG TO PST (Outlook Personal Storage Files)
    MSG TO VCF (Virtual Card Format)