SharePoint Emailreader Features and Compatibility

Features of the SharePoint EmailReader:


  • Display     You can read e-mails within SharePoint libraries.

  • Search     You can read e-mails in the hover panel in SharePoint 2013 search.

  • Copy     You can copy text from the e-mail to the clipboard to insert it in other documents.

  • Formats    The EmailReader displays e-mails with the body formats plain text, HTML and RTF. E-mails in RTF and HTML format are formatted correctly with all the images displayed and all links functioning.
    The EmailReader displays e-mails with the file formats MSG and EML

  • Customize    Resize and move the reader window! It retains the last used position and size.

  • Share    The EmailReader allows users, who do not have Outlook installed on their computers, to read Outlook-MSG-files.

Compatibility and Requirements

The EmailReader works with

SharePoint 2010, 2013 and 2016 (working with search result type requires at least SharePoint 2013)
Operating System: Windows 7, 8, 10; iOS 8.x, Mac OSX
Browser: Internet Explorer 8 to 11,  Safari (iPad), Safari 8 and newer.

Note: This is a SharePoint Server solution. You need administrative privileges for SharePoint to install this product.

Note: The current version of the EmailReader does no longer support SharePoint 2007.