How to Repair a Damaged Outlook Personal Folders File?

Microsoft Outlook is undoubtedly the most widely used desktop email client application in most of the organizations around the World. It offers not only a number of advanced features, but also provides access to emails, contacts, notes, tasks, calendar events, journals, and other attributes in the presence as well as the absence of internet connectivity. The user can access his data when an internet connection is available, through PST file, whereas OST file allows access even in the absence of internet connectivity. Any changes made to OST file gets synchronized with PST file once the net connection is made available.

However, sometimes, the Personal Folder File becomes inaccessible due to unknown reasons and therefore, it is vital to know the repair methods to avoid the circumstances that might affect the working functionality of MS Outlook.

Reasons behind PST file corruption:

  1. Abnormal termination of Outlook
  2. MS Outlook compatibility issues with other programs.
  3. Severe virus or malware infection turns PST file to invisible or inaccessible mode.
  4. Oversized PST file can lead to corruption of the file.
  5. Malfunctioning of Outlook.

How to repair corrupt PST File?

Every version of Microsoft Outlook comes out with default inbox repair tool called scanpst.exe to fix any minor issues with PST file. Scanpst.exe fixes the PST file only if the corruption level is minimum. However, if the corruption level is high, then using scanpst.exe may not fix the issue, and also it further corrupts the corrupted PST file, which will become more headache task. In a situation like this, the only option left out with you is utilizing a reliable and trusted repair tool like Remo Repair Outlook, which fixes any kind of issues with PST file of Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003, and 2000 editions of MS Outlook within a couple of clicks.

Download and install the free PST repair tool on your Windows system and follow this procedure to repair your damaged or corrupted Outlook PST file.

Step 1: Launch the installed Remo Repair Outlook tool on your PC. If you know the exact location of PST file, then choose “Open PST File” option or else click “Find PST File” option to search for the file or else hit Select Outlook Profile, if you have multiple Outlook profiles.

Step 2: In the next screen, choose suitable scanning option among “Normal Scan” and “Smart Scan” and Browse the location of your choice where you want to save the repaired PST file.

Step 3: The tool starts the repairing process, and once it finishes the repairing process, you are allowed to Preview the repaired file in the folder list.

This software also recovers lost or deleted emails, contacts, and other Outlook attributes while repairing the PST file. It allows you to view the recovered items once it repairs the corrupt PST file. If you are satisfied with the tool, then obtain the licensed edition and fix the issues with PST file in just three simple steps.