MS Outlook comes with two types of data files i.e. OST ad PST. Offline Storage Table (OST) file in Outlook 2016 enables you to make changes to OST file and access mails even when you are not connected with Exchange Server. However, there are certain issues with Outlook 2016 OST file such as:
To grant accessibility to Outlook 2016 OST file’s mailbox, you need to use Remo Convert OST to PST tool for converting Outlook OST files to PST with ease. Let’s check out both manual and automated solution to convert OST to PST in Outlook 2016.
Manually convert Outlook 2016 OST file to PST
Solution 1: Archiving
MS Outlook 2016 allows you to archive data by moving the OST file content to PST file format. To accomplish this task, follow the below steps:
Solution 2: Export / import
Export and Import is one of the preferred method to change OST to PST in Outlook 2016. The export procedure can be accomplished in following steps:
After following the above steps, OST file’s mailbox data will be available in PST file and you can move or transfer it to a new location in your system or external drive.
Automated Outlook 2016 OST file to PST Converter – Remo Convert OST to PST
It may happen that all your attempts for converting OST file to PST could go in vain even after following the above methods. In such cases, you will need to simply make use of Remo Convert OST to PST tool, as it provides guaranteed solution to complete the OST to PST file conversion task in the first attempt.
To preserve integrity of Outlook data and mailbox folders, moving to Remo Convert OST to PST is highly recommended over manual methods. It is a proficient tool that helps to convert offline folders to personal files not only in Outlook 2016 but also in other Outlook versions. In case, if the OST file is corrupted or no longer accessible even after using built-in Inbox Repair utility, you can use this software to export and save data as PST file. Later, you can easily fix Outlook 2016 personal data file on Windows 10 PC and get access to all attributes without any glitches.
Download and install Remo Convert OST to PST trial version on your Windows computer. After installing, follow the step-by-step instructions explained below to safely convert outlook 2016 OST file to PST:
Step 1: Launch Remo OST to PST Converter and select OST file that you want to convert to PST format either using “Open OST File” or “Find OST File” option
Step 2: Select destination path of your choice by using “Browse” option, then click on “Convert” icon to start the conversion of outlook 2016 OST file to PST.
Step 3: The tool automatically starts converting the selected OST file to PST format which you can see via progress bar.
Step 4: Once you get “OST file conversion completed” message onscreen, then click on “Finish” button to import the newly generated PST file to access your Outlook profile.