Outlook File Recovery from Windows

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

With today’s use of Outlook application for emailing, you can’t afford to lose the data files associated with it. Losing a data file indicates losing all your important business emails, contacts, tasks and many more. So this page guides you through the process of recovering your Outlook files with the help of Remo Recover to recover files Software.


More about Outlook file and reasons that result in loss of Outlook file

All the data of your Outlook account is stored in a single Outlook file which is commonly known as PST file. It’s a specific type of Outlook file that stands for personal storage table file. In earlier version of Outlook PST file size was limited to 2GB, but with new MS Outlook versions PST file is greatly increase up to 50GB. Even though there are many advance and improved feature, but it can’t escape data loss.

Reasons for the loss of Outlook files

  • Formatting Windows system without taking the backup of your PST file
  • Accidentally repartitioning of Windows hard drive
  • Re-installation of Windows operating system
  • Operating system crash
  • Hard drive failure, etc

How to retrieve Outlook file on Windows?

No matter how you lose Outlook file, it can be recovered with Remo Recover - a PST file recovery software free download version. It is specially developed to recover deleted and lost data from Windows computers. Employing rigorous scan software can easily recover deleted Outlook files on Windows computers at your fingertips. Software supports the recovery of Outlook files on Windows from Microsoft versions like MS Outlook 2003, 2007, 2010, etc. In order to analyze Outlook file recovery on Windows you can go for demo version of software, which is free of cost.

Features of Remo Recover

  • Well matched to recover deleted EML files and Outlook files on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, 7, XP and 7 operating system
  • Designed with effective recovery programs using which software can get back Outlook files on Windows from scenarios like accidental formatting, repartitioning, etc.
  • Designed with responsive and detailed user interface, which will help in problem free recovery
  • Apart from recovering lost Outlook files software can also lost images, deleted audios, videos, etc on Windows computers
  • Support Windows Outlook data recovery on file systems like FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, etc

Steps to perform Outlook file recovery on Windows

Step 1: Download trial version of Remo Recover software and install it on your PC / laptop. After launching the software, select "Recover Files" option from the main window as illustrated in figure 1.

Outlook File Recovery from Windows - Home Window

Figure 1: Home Window

Step 2: On the next screen select either "Recover Deleted Files" or "Recover Lost Files" option to recover Outlook files as illustrated in figure 2.

How to Retrieve Outlook File on Windows - Choose Recovery Mode

Figure 2: Choose Recovery Mode

Step 3: In the next step, select the drive from where you want to recover Outlook files (PST) as shown in figure 3.

Recover Deleted Outlook Files on Windows - Drive Selection Screen

Figure 3: Drive Selection Screen

Step 4: After selecting the drive, software will ask you to select a specific file type. You can click on "Skip" button to select all the file types by default as illustrated in figure 4.

Recovery of Outlook Files on Windows - Select File Type

Figure 4: Select File Type

Step 5: Once the scanning process is completed, the software lists out all recovered data along with required Outlook file as shown in figure 5.

Windows Outlook Data Recovery - Recovered File List

Figure 5: Recovered File List

Step 6: Use Save Recovery Session option in order to avoid re-scanning of the drive.

Get Back Outlook Files on Windows - Save Recovery Session

Figure 6: Save Recovery Session