How do I forward an email as an attachment in the Office 365 Outlook Web App?

This FAQ was last modified on: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 11:27am

Currently, Office 365 Web App (, does not have the ability to forward an email message as an attachment via a function within the interface.

There is a workaround for this. Use the steps below or click on the Video above:

  1. Log into
  2. Click +new mail.
  3. Click 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.
  4. Next, organize your browser windows so that you can view both your mail folder listing and this message window.
  5. Drag the email, from your mail folder list, that you want to include in the message you are composing. It will be included as an attachment.
  6. Enter any other relative information and click Send button.

Note: The recipient(s) will receive this message which will include the message you dragged into it as an attachment.