Outlook Temp folder is hidden? How to Open


Here given some methods about how to recover the hidden messages from the Outlook temp folder.
Method 1: Visit the default location

  1. Open Finder.
  2. Select go drop down menu.
  3. Hold the Option key down and the Library will appear in the drop-down list.
  4. While still holding the Option key down click on Library.
  5. Release the Option key and navigate to the desired location.The default location of Outlook temp folder is

~Library/Caches/TemporaryItems/Outlook Temp
Visit this location to view the documents in the Outlook Temp folder.
Method 2: Create a shortcut link
Created a shortcut link on my dock so I can always get back to this folder.
Method 3: Use the Option key
To display any hidden folders hold down the Option key when opening the folder.
Method 4: Click on the Drop down menu
A better way to find you attachment

  1. Open Excel.
  2. Click on the file on the top left of your screen.
  3. Click the option of ‘Open’ or use shortcut command key +0′
  4. Click on the drop down menu. In that menu, you will always find the ‘Outlook¬†Temp folder’ which would contain your attachment.

Excel temp folder
I found my attachment this way.
Method 5: Find Outlook temp folder files.

  1. Open an email with a word attachment, and double click the attachment so it opened.
  2. Save the file in word.
  3. Go to ‘File’ tab in word and picked ‘Properties’ and there in the General tab is the location. I highlighted and copied that location.
  4. Go to the Finder and under the go tab picked the ‘Go to Folder’ and paste in the location.
  5. Drag the resulting Outlook Temp folder over the side of the Finder window.
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