Forward an email as an attachment

Forward an Email as an Attachment in Outlook

To forward an individual message in its full and original state in Outlook, use the ribbon and buttons as follows:

  1. Open the message you want to forward in the reading pane.
  2. Click the three dots next to Forward then select Forward as Attachment.
  3. Address the message and explain to the recipient(s) why you are forwarding the original email.

Using a Keyboard Shortcut to Forward Email as Attachments

To forward an email as an attachment in Outlook using a keyboard shortcut:

  1. Open the email you want to forward in the preview pane or in its own window. To forward multiple messages at once, highlighted the emails in the message list for the folder or in search results.
  2. Press Ctrl-Alt-F.
  3. Add recipients to the message along with a note for each of them explaining why you forwarded the email to them.

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