Microsoft Outlook is an outstanding email client which is used globally. Microsoft Outlook has different versions they are – Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016. Microsoft Outlook 2010 is the latest version of Outlook. Outlook has gained popularity among office users due to its well organized and complete integration of email components. Microsoft Outlook is so flexible that it gives users an option to manage multiple email accounts and a user can also provide options where in Outlook automatically moves emails to a specific folder sent by a particular person. All this can be done within single MS Outlook application.
MS Outlook uses PST (Personal Storage File) to store all the components. PST saves all the components of Outlook such as emails, contacts, journals, drafts etc. PST file is saved on computer hard drive or they can be saved and access from the server. Once PST file becomes corrupted/damaged (due to unknown reasons), you can repairthese corrupted PST filese quickly. Microsoft provides a default inbox repair tool that can help users to repair this corrupted file and recover any lost data.
Inbox repair tool is an executable utility that goes by the name “Scanpst.exe”. When you try to repair Outlook PST file, make sure Outlook application is closed. Locate the corrupted PST file and scan using Scanpst.exe tool. This tool can repair and fix minor corruptions in the PST file. Anything which it does not understand is skipped or deleted.
Due to these limitations of Scanpst.exe, it is recommended to opt for third part tools which can repair the corrupted PST file when it is severely corrupted or damaged. There are many reasons for PST file to get corrupted. Some of them are discussed below
- Accessing PST file over network: – While accessing Outlook over the network, sudden break or failure of network component when outlook performing any information related task can damage PST file.
- File size limitation: – Regular usage of MS Outlook gradually increases the size of PST file. PST file has file size limit and when it grows or crosses that limit it may get corrupted.
Whatever might be the reason for PST file of Ms Outlook to get corrupted, it can always be repaired by Remo Repair Outlook (PST). It is the most secure and safe repair tool which can repair PST file under any circumstances. It scans and reads the content present in the corrupted PST file, and creates a new PST file to ensure the safety it. This utility has the capability and ability to recovers emails in case of PST header damage, retrieves emails from broken PST files, repairs password protected PST files, retrieve contacts from corrupt PST file etc. This utility is disturbed for free as a demo version on Remo Software website where in user can download and repair there corrupted PST file. The demo version only repairs PST file and users can view the repaired content and if they want to get the fully repaired PST file users need to purchase the full version of the software.