Wrox Programmer Forums
Go Back   Wrox Programmer Forums > Mac > Xcode
|
Welcome to the p2p.wrox.com Forums.

You are currently viewing the Xcode section of the Wrox Programmer to Programmer discussions. This is a community of software programmers and website developers including Wrox book authors and readers. New member registration was closed in 2019. New posts were shut off and the site was archived into this static format as of October 1, 2020. If you require technical support for a Wrox book please contact http://hub.wiley.com
  #1 (permalink)  
Old August 29th, 2007, 05:44 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Send a message via AIM to Telluride P.C.
Default Reading .msg files on a Mac


I have been searching the web all day for some share/free-ware or programming that would allow me to open/access/or just view the contents of several .msg files that I need to collate into an excel document ASAP. It is not currently imperative that I access the full headers & such at this time (unless the org changes it's mind), but it is important that I finish this project by the first of next week. And by "several files" I am talking about over 300.

Just for a little background... I am doing some volunteer work for a national non-profit [org] who recently did a major corporate hiring survey via email (OEX). Now, in order to analyze their results, they have requested that the email responses be read and formated into a searchable/sortable excel spread sheet. They have forwarded me the OE .msg files, but as I do not currently have access to a PC, I am stumped as to how I might complete this task. Being as this is a "non-profit" project, it - of course - needs to be done "yesterday". The org. doesn't have the staff (or the tech support) to be able to do much for me, does not have the finances to purchase a new program (such as "messagesave") even with it's low price, and at this point doesn't even have the time to be able to recruit a new volunteer & reassign the project.

Does anyone know of a program (or apple script) that will allow me to access the information in these .msg Outlook Express email files without having to go back to the originals and re-export them in a different format (or otherwise require the use of a PC)?

I truly appreciate any help!
--
TPC





Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Reading text files senthilreddy ASP.NET 2.0 Basics 1 May 22nd, 2007 08:32 AM
Reading from Excel Files interrupt Javascript How-To 8 September 28th, 2006 09:31 AM
Reading .ini files anisurr C++ Programming 2 February 7th, 2006 05:02 PM
Regarding " reading text files" spraveens Classic ASP Basics 1 October 14th, 2003 07:46 AM
reading files nightsurfer JSP Basics 0 August 10th, 2003 04:34 PM





Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright (c) 2020 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.