Microsoft outlook is one of the most widely used email application which is commonly used by the windows users. This application is used to organize your email, calenders, notes, etc. it stores your all outlook data in a PST file. But many users have to face the problem of PST file corruption problem due to various reasons. Some reasons of PST file corruption :
- virus attack
- PST file header corruption
- oversized PST file
- abruptly system shut down
- closing the outlook application improperly.
Because of above problem when you open the ms outlook application then different types of error messages appears on the screen such as outlook PST can not be accessed, file can not be found etc and some error codes also appears like 0x800ccc15, 0x80042108, 0x800ccc0e, 0x8004210b, 0x800ccc0b, 0x800ccc8, 0x800ccc79, 0x800ccc67, 0x80040900 etc. these errors messages shows that PST file is damaged. To repair the damaged PST, outlook has an inbuilt inbox repair tool. In minor data loss situation inbox repair tool or scanpst.exe tool will help you to recover your data.
But there are some limitation of this tool. The tool helps you only in the situation of header file corruption. It can not recover your PST file larger than 2 GB. So In severe data loss situation you have to use the third party tool, PST repair tool. PST repair tool is very advanced and latest email recovery tool which is designed by using high level algorithm. It scans your PST file and recover the complete lost PST data. Before the recovery process it shows the preview of recoverable files then here you can select the particular file which you want to recover.
PST files gets corrupt when the PST file becomes oversized so using this application you can split the PST file into small PST file which prevents you from PST file corruption. It is compatible with all the versions of Microsoft outlook such as MS Outlook 97, MS Outlook 2000, Ms Outlook 2002 , Ms Outlook 2003, MS Outlook 2007 and Ms Outlook 2010. it also supports all windows versions like windows7,windows 8, windows server2003, windows server 2008,win95, 97, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, vista.
User Guide – PST Repair Tool
Follow The Quick Installation wizard and install the tool. after that launch the tool from desktop shortcut.
Click on browse button to browse the folder of corrupted pst files and select them.
A process window will be appear with recovery process.
See the preview of recovered items and select the items for recovery.
After selecting the files click on save button and give the destination path.
A process bar will be shown while recovering your lost pst files.
You will see a message that your files has been saved successfully and ready to use again.