Downloading Email attachment



Have been trying to figure out how to download attachment received via mail using RPA . Any insights would be welcome.

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Hi @abhishek_rathor
depends on what mail client you are using. For Outlook I would recommend using the keyboard shortcuts and enter them via RPAx. For example:

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Yes I am trying to achieve this on outlook . Searching for the right email seems to be the trickier part. Because I may have received multiple mail from that sender and I want action to be taken only on the latest one.


Create a search folder with elements only from that sender. Open that folder and search “has attachment: yes”. Then sort the view by date. First item in that view should be the one where you download the attachment from.


ok thanks . Would give it a shot.


Thanks for that link Tim, it’s got some useful general information as well as this tip.