How to send emails as attachments


How can you send emails as attachments?


  • Gmail for mobiles
  • Gmail for web


  1. On your computer, go to Gmail.
  2. Select the emails that you want to forward.
  3. Click More > Forward as attachment.
  4. In the To field, add recipients. You can also add recipients in the Cc and Bcc fields.
  5. Add a subject.
  6. Write your message.
  7. At the bottom, click Send.
    • Note: To forward as an attachment, you can also right-click on a message or drag and drop the file into the body of your message.


You can attach emails to other emails without downloading them first. When you attach an email, it becomes an EML file.