Microsoft Outlook is one of the most efficient email client used to access Microsoft email client and personal information manager provided by Microsoft’s Office and is being used by both small scale industries or large scale industries. And when using Microsoft Outlook, all the emails, tasks, calender, messages and other items saved on both mail server on computer. The outlook stuffs saved on computer usually stored in Outlook data files which is of two types .pst and .ost. And the disappointing part is that, it like others, it may also get corrupted or unreadable under some circumstances and starts behaving abnormally preventing you from accessing it. As, it cause inaccessibility to the information saved in that PST files. There can be many reasons responsible for making .pst files unreadable.
- Getting infected with any malware is the root cause for the corruption of PST files stored on the hard drive making it unreadable.
- Ill manner way of termination of outlook program or sudden power failure can also drive it to unreadable mode.
- Having any kind of bad sectors on the hard drive where PST files has been stored may cause damage to the PST header file making it unreadable.
- Some of your unusual activities can cause unreadable PST files.
- Freezing or hanging of Outlook program because of faulty configuration, unsuitable Preference settings or missing of valid security certificate is also a reason for turning PST files to unreadable mode.
Apart these, there can be endless reasons that can make PST files unreadable. Thinking of this, Outlook provides a inbuilt tool called scanpst.exe tool that helps you to fix all such types of errors and get the file back. After being so popular, it still has some limitations as in some scenario, it has been found that it get fails to repair all such files and throws some errors message that can be out of reach for normal computer user. These errors can be generated because of some reasons like Severe damage in Outlook PST file, missing Scanpst.exe, incompatibility of Scanpst.exe and many more. In that case, you may loss your data forever which no doubt will be painful for anyone. In that case, it’s better to go for PST Repair Tool. As, this tool has been specially designed by the team of experts along with taking very advanced and high level algorithm that helps you to fix unreadable PST files. Along with its smart and interactive environment, it’s very easy to install and use.