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Repair PST on Outlook 2007

Microsoft Outlook 2007 is one of the most widely used email client. The email client stores the data in PST file format, which can’t be retrieved by other applications. All emails, notes, attachments, contacts, calendar, etc are stored in a single file called as PST which stands for Personal Storage Table located on the computer. In MS Outlook 2002 and earlier versions, the HTTP accounts use the PST files that do not support the Unicode format and limits the PST file size up to 2 GB. As compared to this, in MS Outlook 2007, the HTTP accounts use the PST files with Unicode format and PST file size is configured to 20 GB.

The default location of MS Outlook 2007 is C:\Program files\MS Office\Office12 and the default location of PST files in MS Outlook 2007 is Drive:\documents and settings\user\local settings\application data\Microsoft\Outlook. Just imagine that if your PST file gets corrupted due to some reasons then what will happen? You will be worried. But, there is no need to worry so much, as it’s very easy to repair PST on Outlook 2007 with the help of PST repair tool. Let’s talk about some of the reasons which are responsible for PST file corruption. They are highlighted below:

  1. Due to PST files over the network: You can access the PST files from different location, with the help of mail client. Though, it is possible to open & use PST files over the network, it is not suggested, as the PST files are very much prone to corruption when used in this manner.
  2.  Up gradation of Operating System: While upgrading the operating system, say from Win XP to Win Vista, there is a chance that your PST files may get corrupted or lost because of improper backup.
  3.  PST corruption during Migration: All Outlook’s settings and information are not completely stored in PST files, so if you are migrating the Outlook from one PC to another PC, then you need to move other information’s also, like Outcmd.dat that is Toolbar and menu settings, Signatures etc. In this situation, also your lack of knowledge about the Outlook may lead to PST file loss.
  4.  During Import and Export location: You must be very careful about the Import and Export locations, it means while upgrading the Outlook .i.e. from Outlook 2002 to Outlook 2007, the PST files should be imported from its default location of Outlook 2002 and should be exported to the default location of Outlook 2007.
  5.  Due to Virus attack: Viruses or other malwares could easily corrupt the PST files. Maximum times viruses affect the PST files so badly that antivirus are not able to open the PST files and detect the viruses resulting to PST file corruption.

PST file repair tool is the best recovery software in order to repair the corrupted PST files. It is compatible with all the versions of Microsoft Outlook. The deleted emails, contacts, etc are also recovered during the repair process. The contents of the corrupt PST file will be recovered and stored in new PST file along with the complete settings. You can download this tool for the recovery results.


How Outlook pst files are repaired?

Microsoft Outlook is one of the best application which is used for managing personal information. Microsoft Outlook is an e-mail client which is used for maintaining all your Outlook profile. There are many versions of this Microsoft Outlook. Each version of MS outlook varies in its features.

In the Microsoft Outlook all your personal information such as emails, calendars and everything will be stored in .pst file format. This PST stands for Personal Storage Table. Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010 are the versions of Microsoft Outlook.

Besides many advantages there are also some disadvantages of this. That is nothing but corruption of pst files. There are many reasons why these pst files get corrupted. Some of them are as follows.

Header structure corruption: Header contains the information like name of the file, creation date, size of the file. Accidentally any alterations are done means it causes damage to the file structure of PST header. By this the pst file gets corrupted and it even refuses to open also.

Exceeding the limitation: This is nothing but Microsoft Outlook can manage only 2GB of data. But different versions of Outlook has some different size limit. If it exceeds the limit then also the pst file gets corrupted and it becomes inaccessible.

Opening many emails at a time: This is the situation which arises when you try to open many emails at a time. By doing this outlook may get stucked also some times. Also the processing speed will be very slow at this time.

Due to virus attacks: This is nothing but if pst file is attacked by any external virus then your pst file becomes corrupted. And it is no longer useful to you.

To get rid of the above loss scenarios of pst files you need to maintain a regular backup of these pst files which are important to you. So that you can use them when you are in need of those files. Outlook pst file repair can be done by using a reliable software that is nothing but Repair PST File Software.

Features of Repair PST File Software:

This tool is compatible with all the versions of Microsoft Outlook such as Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010. It supports all the versions of Windows OS such as Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, Windows XP, 2003 and 2008. This software has the ability to repair all the damaged and corrupted pst files. It has the capability to repair pst file on Outlook 2010.

Steps to download the software:

Step 1: The first step is to download this software and install it in order to repair the pst files. After that launch the application by using the shortcut icon which is there on the desktop.

Step 2: Now a screen will appear with three options such as “Open PST File”, “Find PST File” and “Select Outlook Profile”. Click on “Open PST File” and then the software uploads the corrupted files after that click onNextbutton.

Step 3: After this a new window will open in that you need to select the scanning method between “Normal Scan” and “Smart Scan”. Click on the button which type of scanning you need to do. By clicking on “Browse” button you can select the destination location where you want to save the repaired files and then click on “Repair”.

Step 4: In the very next screen you can view the recovered files.