OLM file came with the introduction of outlook 2011 for Mac. OLM files are the file format of Outlook for Mac for storing local data of outlook.
The file is widely used for MS Outlook to store the data including Contact, Messages, Emails, Calendar, and much more.
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Note: This OLM stores its data in an individual database file. Initially, the email program does not store data in the OLM file format.
'OLM' stands for Outlook for Mac
The capacity of the OLM file format is unknown but users believe that OLM doesn’t hold more than 2 GB databases.
OLM file is saved automatically in documents.
Database file: ~/Documents/Microsoft User Data/Office 2011 Identities/Main Identity/
Storage folder: ~/Documents/Microsoft User Data/Office 2011 Identities/Main Identity/DataRecords
OLM file can be opened by using these methods:
Most people already know that Outlook has different versions on Mac and Windows. Microsoft provides Outlook for email programs and Mac for Apple users. The one & only difference between a PST and OLM is that an OLM file is created by Mac Outlook and a PST file is introduced from Windows Outlook.
Outlook for Mac email is a professional platform that has many advanced features, sometimes the OLM file can cause errors and the user will face any issue while accessing the file.
The most common error that is ‘17897’.
The users will face an error when they will send a message from Outlook and the process will be incomplete because of the server authentication. If the problem is not with the ‘Server Authentication’ then, the only reason is with the OLM file.
The user can resolve the problems by the methods given below:
OLM is a very popular database file for Mac Outlook users. The functioning of the other outlook file format is similar and the user can learn the OLM file extension in just a few minutes.
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