When you start the Microsoft Outlook application you may encounter error message stating:
“Errors have been detected in the file xxxx.pst. Quit Outlook and all mail enabled applications, and then use the Inbox Repair Tool (Scanpst.exe) to diagnose and repair errors in the file. For more information about the Inbox Repair Tool, see Help”
The above error message indicates that the Outlook personal folder (PST) file data section is damaged and it is a clear indication that PST file is corrupted. PST file corruption is the most common cause for Outlook errors. Some of the common causes for PST file corruption are:
Once PST file is corrupted, you will not be able to access any of your emails and other Outlook data. In order to access your Outlook data, you need to fix the issues using an inbuilt Inbox repair tool called scanpst.exe.
If you are not familiar with Microsoft default repair tool, then get to know how to use scanpst.exe utility to fix errors that have been detected in the PST file. However, this scanpst.exe fail to fix Outlook errors when PST file is severely corrupted. In such situations, you can easily repair corrupted Outlook PST file using Remo Repair Outlook. Tool fixes all sorts of problems with Outlook personal data file with ease keeping your Outlook attributes safe.
Download the free demo version of Remo Repair Outlook by clicking on Download Now button and install it on your Windows computer or laptop. Run the tool and follow step-by-step instructions listed below to fix Outlook.pst file errors
Step 1: Launch Remo Repair Outlook and you will get three options. Click on “Open PST File” option to browse PST file location by yourself. Otherwise, select “Find PST File” option to search for your PST file location on your computer and click “Select Outlook Profile” option if you have many Outlook profiles
Step 2: Choose the appropriate scanning method that is either “Normal Scan” or “Smart Scan” and “Browse” the destination path where you want to save the repaired PST file. Now click on “Repair” button to fix errors that have been detected in the file Outlook PST
Step 3: Once repair process is finished, the software shows the “Preview” of all recovered Outlook items
Fixing errors detected in the Outlook.pst file securely
Remo Repair Outlook is advanced and effective PST file repair application to fix errors that are detected in the file Outlook.pst in a simple way. The software comes with easy-to-use interface so that even a person with less technical knowledge can repair highly corrupted PST file due to various reasons. Tool repairs Outlook data file and recovers all its data including emails, notes, tasks, calendar items, contacts and other Outlook folders.
Remo Repair Outlook comes handy in the following cases: