Aspose.Email  for .NET

Email MSG Header Analyzer in C#

Native and high performance MSG message header analyzer using server-side Aspose.Email for .NET APIs, without the use of any software like Microsoft Outlook.

How to Analyze MSG Header Using C#

In order to analyze email MSG header, we’ll use

Aspose.Email for .NET

API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy to use document manipulation 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.


PM> Install-Package Aspose.Email

Steps for MSG Files Header Analyzer in C#

A basic message email tracking and emails check with

Aspose.Email for .NET

APIs can be done with just few lines of code.

  • Load MSG file.
  • Get the decoded header values.
  • Print the result.

System Requirements

Our APIs are supported on all major platforms and Operating Systems. Before executing the code below, please make sure that you have the following prerequisites on your system.

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework, .NET Core, and Xamarin Platforms
  • Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Aspose.Email for .NET DLL referenced in your project - Install from NuGet using the Download button above

Analyze MSG Headers - C#

//Get decoded header values.
MailMessage mailMessage = MailMessage.Load(dataDir + "emlWithHeaders.msg");
string decodedValue = mailMessage.Headers.GetDecodedValue("Thread-Topic");
  • About Aspose.Email for .NET API

    Aspose.Email is a Microsoft Outlook and Thunderbird formats parsing solution. One can easily create, manipulate, convert email and storage formats such as MSG, EMLX, EML and MHT. Handling of email attachments, customization of message headers and implementation of different network protocols like POP3, IMAP & SMTP to send & receive emails is much easier. Its a standalone API and does not require Microsoft Outlook or any other software installation.

    Analyze email headers from MSG, TXT, EML files, and get IP location and intermediate server info. Get IP geolocation, check emails, get emails sender & find an email address.

    Online MSG Header Analzer Live Demos

    Analyze MSG headers right now by visiting our Live Demos website . The live demo has the following benefits

      No need to download Aspose API.
      No need to write any code.
      Just upload your MSG files.
      Get IP geolocation, check emails, get emails sender & find an email address instantly..

    MSG What is MSG File Format

    MSG is a file format used by Microsoft Outlook and Exchange to store email messages, contact, appointment, or other tasks. Such messages may contain one or more email fields, with the sender, recipient, subject, date, and message body, or contact information, appointment particulars, and one or more task specifications. The properties that constitute the Message object, including are also a part of the MSG file. MSG file has headers, main message body, and hyperlinks as plain ASCII text. MSG files are also suitable with the programs that need Microsoft's Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI).

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    Other Supported Email Header Analyzers

    Using C#, one can easily analyze email headers of.

    EML (Outlook Email Messages)
    TXT (Text Document)