The user should go with the converter as the manual way is too risky and can also corrupt/damage your Windows Live Mail files. The user should be beware of the consequences of using the manual method and should look for some other method. There are plenty of manual methods which are present for conversion of Windows Live Mail files. The converter would allow the user to convert batch files in one go. The user is also capable to select multiple files for conversion process.
All attachments get converted which is an advanced feature. There are also file naming options of which you can take help of during the conversion. The user can export Windows Live Emails to ten file formats with the help of converter which are PST, EMLX, EML, MSG, PDF, CSV, RTF, MBOX, HTML, MBX.