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Forwarding Email as an Attachment

[updated Nov. 18, 2019] Below are instructions on how to forward an email as an attachment for some popular email clients.

Mail (MacOS)

  1. Select the message you wish to forward as an attachment.
  2. Go to the Message menu.
  3. Select Forward as Attachment.

Outlook Online

  1. Log in to Outlook Online via Sheridan's Office portal by going to office.sheridancollege.ca and selecting the Outlook link.
  2. Create a new email message and select the open separate window icon, open separate window icon, located at the top right corner of the message window. This will open this message as its own window within your browser as show below.
    Outlook online message in its own window
  3. Organize your browser windows so that you can view both your mail folder listing and this message window. Drag the email, from your mail folder list, that you want to include in the message you are composing.
  4. You will now the message you dragged in has been included as an attachment. Enter any other relative information and click the Send button.

Outlook (Windows)

  1. Select the message you wish to forward as an attachment from your inbox or mailbox folder.
  2. Select the Home tab
  3. In the Respond pane choose More > Forward as Attachment
    forward message

Outlook (macOS)

  1. Select the message you wish to forward as an attachment from your inbox or mailbox folder.
  2. Go to the Message menu (or right-click on the message).
  3. Select Forward Special > As Attachment
    forward as attachment