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How do I save aol.com email to a flashdrive so when I want to view the message offline; all I would need to do is double click the email? I was considering exporting it from the Windows Live Mail program. When I tested this option, it compressed all the emails into one file which is not adventagous. I then considered saving the individual emails from the email folder to the flashdrive, but the file names of the emails are not self explanitory and I will not know what that email contains. So, What is the best way to save aol.com mail to a flashdrive?

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Install Thunderbird and setup your aol.com account in the account settings. Install the ImportExport add-on select all messages and right-click go to "Save selected messages" Select the desired export format. EML in your case. Export to thumbdrive.

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In this case, it might be easier to install Thunderbird Portable on the flash drive! :) –  iglvzx May 2 '12 at 2:06
    
Even a better idea! –  Christopher Wilson May 2 '12 at 2:13
    
@ChristopherWilson Thank you! That idea worked. –  dottedquad May 14 '12 at 6:33

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