How to repair Outlook PST File
Outlook PST files gets corrupted due to different reasons and becomes totally inaccessible after that. To resolve PST related problems Scanpst.exe have been provided by Microsoft but at times this application fails to complete PST repair in such circumstances you require to complete recovery of PST files using PST repair tool. To use PST Repair tool you need to follow steps mentioned below:
Step 1: You will be shown main interface of PST repair tool in computer screen. You need to ‘Select Outlook Data File’ after that you require to click on ‘Select Outlook File’ for choosing PST file to complete recovery of PST file from specific location. After that you need to click on “Find Outlook File” to perform search for specific PST file from any hard drive or volume.
Step 2: Path of the PST file you have selected will be displayed in ‘Select Outlook Data File (PST)’ and “Start” button will be enabled automatically. To start scanning process you require to click on “Start” button.
Step 3: Progress of scanning procedure will be indicated at the time of scanning process. You require to stop this process by clicking on “Stop” button from the right side of dialog box.
Step 4: Once scanning process is complete all the recoverable files will be listed in the screen. You can choose specific item to view the preview of PST file. Preview of all the information like emails, contacts, tasks, notes, calendars etc will be shown. You can choose selective or all the PST files for recovery
Step 5: Now you require to click check mark from left pane of the interface and after that you require to click “Save Recovered File” option present in the top of the guide. You will be shown a dialog box for saving recoverable PST file in specific hard drive location. After you choose the destination path you need to click on “OK” button for completing PST repair.
Step 6: Recovered Outlook PST file will be saved in the hard disk you have specified. You will get indication that file is being saved with the saving process shown in the progress bar.
Step 7: After PST Repair Tool completes saving process it will display a dialog box showing “Destination path” and “Recovered File Size”.