Repair Corrupted PST Files!

Are you are facing any problems with Microsoft Outlook. It may happens when the file system of the outlook get corrupted. If you know little more about it then you have seen or listen about the PST file. A PST file is the format in which the outlook saves all of your data and information like emails, contacts, calendar, journals, notes and tasks. Some times it may get corrupted and your data get lost if you don't take care of it.

If you are trying to access the PST files which are corrupted then you might see these error messages:

  • The file *.pst is not a personal folder file.
  • The file *.pst could not be found.
  • Unable to display the folder. The file *.pst could not be accessed.
  • *.pst cannot be accessed – 0x80040116
  • File *.pst could not be accessed. Data error. Cyclic redundancy check .
  • Microsoft outlook has encountered a problem. We are sorry for inconvenience.

There are various reasons for the corruption of this file:

  • Improper shutdown or power failure
  • Attack of viruses on these files
  • Data storage device failure
  • Errors in network services
  • Closing the outlook unusually
  • File Size limitation (2GB) in outlook (the drawback)


If you want to access all the important data such as your emails, contacts, calendar, journals, notes and tasks which are saved in this file then you have to repair the file.

For this the outlook has provided an inbox repairing tool with him. By using it you can generally repair your PST files. You will find the exe of this in the location “start menu/programs/accessories/system tools. If the inbox repairing tool is not present there then search for the “SCANPST.exe” file in your system. Execute this file. It will automatically searches and repairs the corrupted PST files. If it can't find then locate the corrupted PST file and then give permission to repair the file.

Another way to save your PST file is to convert the file in the hexadecimal format by using hex editor tool. This tool is easily available online. Once you convert the file in hexadecimal, then again run the “SCANPST.exe” file. Now the probability of repairing of your file is more than before.

If you are still facing the problems then try the PST recovery software. This software has ability to recover and repair the PST files even if they are deleted. By using it you can save all your emails, folders, tasks, journals, notes and all the data which were available in the PST file. The best feature of this software is that you can repair the PST files whose size is more than 2GB. You can save the attachments like images and audio/video files. You can repair the password protected files, all the information which any and everything which was previously presented in the PST file. The software has a very easy to use user friendly interface. You can repair you PST files in just a moment. If you are frustrated with the problems of PST file corruption then download the PST recovery software now. Outlook Pst repair supports outlook 2007, outlook 2003 and other versions.


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