Outlook is the most popular and widely used email client application. It is a personal information manager from Microsoft available both as separate application as well as part of MS office suite. Outlook data files or personal storage folder (pst) is used for storing emails, contacts, notes, tasks etc. However, PST file is largely fragile and get corrupted due to reasons like abrupt Outlook shutdown, power failure, virus infection etc. Most of the time corrupt PST file render errors while accessing, sending or receiving emails. Due to this, it becomes difficult to access the mailbox items from the PST file. In such situation, there is need to perform Outlook PST repair in order to access mailbox.
Following are the error message renders while opening Outlook when PST file is corrupted:
- PST cannot be accessed: 0x80040116
- Error has been detected in the PST file
- .pst is not a personal file folder
- File path could not be accessed
- An unknown error has occurred: 0x80040118
- File could not be accessed. Data error. Cyclic redundancy check
Above error message indicate the corruption in the pst file and inaccessibility to Outlook PST However, Outlook provided an inbuilt tool named inbox repair tool or scanpst.exe to troubleshoot PST corruption issues. The inbuilt utility work to resolve pst file corruption issues but fails when PST is severely damaged or exceed its maximum size limit. In such case, only option left for the user to opt for reliable third party Outlook PST repair software.
The repair software is designed with powerful algorithm to repair damaged or corrupted Outlook PST file and recover data including emails, contacts, notes, task, calendars and restore it in a new PST file. It repair damaged, inaccessible, corrupted, password protected and over-sized PST file to recover valuable Outlook mailbox items. Outlook PST repair application is equipped with simple and graphical interface and thus works well for both technical and non-technical users. It is designed to repair PST file of Outlook 2010, along with other Outlook versions like 2013, 2007, 2003, 2002, 2000. It is compatible with Windows Vista, 7, 8, XP, 2003.