What is a .OLM File And How To Open It – Microsoft (Visual Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .olm extension. You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. That’s why you are here! We have made this guide for you to learn more about the .olm file extension and how to open it.

What is a .OLM file?

The .OLM file extension comes from Mac Outlook Database File. The development of this file was done by Microsoft. The file has the binary format, and it is a data related file.

What to know

There are currently 3 software that can open the .olm file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .OLM file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .OLM file on various operating systems.

How to open a .OLM file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

To open the .olm file on Windows, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Aryson OLM to PST Converter software. This software will be used for opening the file. Other software that can be used in opening this file is: Aryson OLM to PST Converter.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .OLM file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Aryson OLM to PST Converter software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .OLM file on Mac

To open the .olm file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Microsoft Outlook 365 and Stellar Repair for OLM software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .OLM file

2. In the second step you need to locate the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Microsoft Outlook 365 software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .OLM file?

If you cannot open the .OLM file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .OLM file.olp – Microsoft, .olt – Orbit Downloader, .oma – Sony, .omcs – Krekeler, .omf – Avid Technology. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .OLM file with the Aryson OLM to PST Converter program on Windows and Microsoft Outlook 365, Stellar Repair for OLM programs on Mac.