Microsoft Outlook is the most widely used email app that helps users to get connected by sending and receiving emails. Not only emails, MS Outlook allows you to create notes, events, tasks, calendar items, contacts, etc. Outlook data is saved in Outlook’s personal folder .pst file which is saved on your system hard drive. Outlook PST file gets easily corrupted mainly due to virus attack, or due to which the structure of PST file gets severely damaged and makes the complete PST file inaccessible. However, you will find much more causes behind the corruption of PST file.
Having an inaccessible PST file is of no use. What’s next? Are you worried about how to get back corrupt Outlook PST file back? Stop worrying!! Corrupted PST file can be repaired with the assistance of inbuilt repair tool named as Inbox repair tool (Scanpst.exe). This repairing tool can mend your PST file only if the PST data file is minimally corrupted. If your PST file is severely corrupted, then it can be resolved by inbuilt repair tool. Hence, to repair Outlook PST file, you need to take the assistance of third party software like Inbox Repair Tool which is capable of repairing corrupt, damaged, broken, and inaccessible PST file more efficient within few clicks of mouse.
Error Messages that may be shown when Inbox repair tool (Scanpst.exe) fails to fix the issue:
- File is not a valid personal folder
- exe entry point not found
- exe tool is not responding. An unknown error has occurred
- exe fails with system fatal error: 80040818
Reasons for PST file corruption:
- Outlook application malfunctioning
- Sharing PST file with multiple users over the network
- Improper termination of Outlook
- Shutdown of system while sending or receiving mail
- Abrupt termination of Microsoft Outlook application
- Inappropriate upgradation of Outlook application
- Improper compression of PST files using unreliable third party
- Opening PST file on unsupported Outlook version
While facing such issues, you may think that repairing of PST file is a complex process and the file loss is permanent. But the fact is, you can overcome with such issues using Inbox Repair Tool for Outlook 2007. It provides you with a simple and effective solution to repair corrupted or damaged PST file with ease. The unique feature of this software is that it does not work on original PST file instead it creates a separate new file.
- Always keep backup of important PST files.
- It is suggested that MS Outlook app should be terminated properly.
Features of Inbox Repair Tool:
This software is a read-only tool for fixing Outlook data from PST file which scans Outlook data file and recovers all Outlook attributes such as tasks, calendar, contacts, appointments, email message, journal, etc. Inbox Repair Tool for Outlook 2007 supports Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, etc.
Supported Outlook Versions: It supports Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, Outlook 2010, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2003, and Outlook 2000
Demo Version: Demo version of the tool helps in proper evaluation of software before purchasing it
Preview Option: Preview Option will help in real time viewing of repaired Outlook data in Outlook Style Browser.
Normal Scan: This option is used when the severity of Outlook PST file corruption is low.
Smart Scan: If the Normal Scan fails to repair the PST file, then you can make use of Smart Scan option when the severity of Outlook PST file corruption is high.