Everyone knows, MS Outlook is one of the most popular and widely used email client application in both corporate world as well as for personal domain so as to experience smooth communication. As, it also helps to keeps all the emails, and other outlook item like folders, notes, contacts, calendar, journals, etc in .pst files. If you are Windows Outlook user, then you were quite familiar with PST and SCANPST tool. As, these are the tools that helps you to fix all the issues like damage, corruption, etc related to pst files. SCANPST tool has been specially designed with the core intension to diagnose and repair inconsistencies in the .pst file.
Beside SCANPST tool, there is also a another tool facilitated by Microsoft that repair the errors in the offline storage folders. All are very effective, still have some limitations. Because sometimes, it get fail to fix unexpected errors generating in the PST files. Means, in that case, scanpst.exe not help you t fox errors or to recover your data from the outlook PST files. Also, it can’t repair PST files that has been corrupted because of any malware.
Whenever some irregularities or unusual activities occurred, SCANPST automatically generate a message asking permission to fix the corrupt PST file.
Although, when you execute SCANPST and browse in order to select the Outlook PST file, the SCANPST checks the file directory structure and file headers for corruptions and also tries to repair the file, but But it’s not capable to repairs the upper level objects like messages, calendar items, attachments, sub-folders, notes and many more. This happens only because the low level structure does not poses the info related to the upper level ones. And the worst part is that, when SCANPST is get fail to read folder or item structure, then it deletes the entire folder with its sub-folders, from the directory that may let you loss all your data.
What to do now ? In that case, we highly recommended to use Outlook PST Repair Software. It’s just one of the most reliable tool for dealing with PST corruption issues in Outlook. This very powerful and effective tool has been specially crafted by the team of experts that along with its user friendly and interactive interface, scans entire PST file and repair it. It not only repairs corrupt PST files abut also recovers data lost from it.