How to Repair Corrupted PST File?

“Hi, few days ago I created a profile in Microsoft Outlook. Because of some emergency I terminated that application in an incorrect manner. When I tried to open that file next time I got an error message “File cannot be opened”. This PST file holds very important and confidential emails, contacts and some other tasks. I want to access that file immediately. How to repair corrupted PST file?”

Microsoft Outlook is a well-known personal information manager used to configure mail account data on Windows system. PST is Personal Storage Table file format created by Microsoft Outlook to hold all mail attributes. PST file contains personal data, business information or any other critical data. While trying to open this PST file in Outlook you may not be allowed to open or access the mail data because of file damage or corruption. PST files often get damaged due to these following reasons:

  • Unexpectedly terminating Microsoft Outlook
  • Re-installation of operating system on Windows system may result in PST file corruption
  • According to MS Outlook versions, size of PST file varies from one version to another. So, crossing the size limit also causes PST file corruption
  • MS Outlook PST files stored in hard drive also get corrupted due to some hard drive faults such as bad sector

PST file in Microsoft Outlook may become damaged or corrupted due to above reasons. In such situations Inbox repair tool can be used to repair corrupted Outlook PST file. But, it may not support always to mend damaged PST file due to its limitations. So, some other third party tool should be made use of to repair corrupted Outlook PST file on Windows system.

Application to repair corrupt PST file:

Yodot Outlook PST Repair is strongly recommended tool to repair corrupt or damaged PST file in MS Outlook. This application provides an advanced repair mechanism to repair oversized, password protected and error showing PST files. It creates new PST file without modifying source file after repairing it. It can repair PST as well as OST files created on Microsoft Outlook 2000, MS Outlook 2003, MS Outlook 2007 and MS 2010 versions. This tool also bring back deleted or lost email messages, contacts, tasks, notes, calendar items etc. including all actual elements of PST file. This PST repair tool works well on Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows server 2008 and Windows server 2003 OS based computers.

Step by step procedure to repair corrupted Outlook PST file:

Go here to download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair tool > Once the installation is done launch the software and stick to the main screen > There are three options such as “Open PST File”, “Find PST File”, “Select Outlook Profile” > If you know corrupted PST file location just click on “Open PST File”, if you don’t know the location where PST file is stored then click on “Find PST File” or else click on “Select Outlook Profile” option to select particular Outlook profile to repair > Then you need to browse a target location to store repaired PST file at the end of scanning process > It provides two options for scanning  like “Normal Scan” and “Smart Scan” > Choose applicable option and click next > Once the scanning process is over, repaired file along with its elements will get displayed on screen. Save this repaired PST file by purchasing product key.