Recover Deleted Personal Folder Outlook 2007

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Recover Outlook 2007 Deleted Personal Folder


In Microsoft Office Outlook, a personal folder is a file with .pst file extension that is located on your Windows computer’s hard disk drive as a replacement for server storage. A personal folder contains information from Outlook account such as messages, emails, calendar, notes, forms, and other files. You can work with an Outlook personal folder as you’d work with any other file. You are allowed to store, copy or move a personal folder (.pst) to any location.

Like any other file in Windows, an Outlook 2007 personal folder is prone to all sorts of errors and malfunctions. Should anything go wrong with the Outlook personal folder, you won’t be able to access any of your information in your Outlook 2007 account. In such situations, you can use default Inbox Repair tool (scanpst.exe) provided by Microsoft. At first, find where is scanpst.exe for Outlook 2007 located in your system and start scanning the PST file. Below posted are few of the most common reasons leading an Outlook personal folder to turn inaccessible or get deleted, have a look at them before we begin to recover deleted personal folder Outlook 2007 using Remo Recover.

Common cases of Outlook 2007 personal folder deletion on Windows:

  • The most common cause of Outlook 2007 personal folder deletion may come from unintentional delete action, either by using the usual delete option or by means of Shift +  Delete commands
  • Emptying the Recycle Bin folder accidentally with important Outlook personal folder stored on it will remove that file permanently
  • Unreliable third party tools what have access to Outlook 2007 personal folders can cause file deletions while carrying out other tasks
  • Outlook personal folders can get deleted as a result of Microsoft Outlook getting corrupted due to any reasons
  • Sudden power outages or abruptions while accessing Outlook personal folders can result in those files getting erased or corrupted
  • Improper terminations of the program or system crashes can cause Outlook personal folders which are being accessed to get corrupted or deleted
  • Trying to alter Outlook personal folders using any third party tools instead of using Microsoft Outlook can cause file corruptions or at worst, can cause deletions

Recover deleted personal folder Outlook 2007 using Remo Repair PST:

Remo Repair PST is a professional Outlook recovery tool for all Windows based computers using which, you can recover deleted personal folder Outlook 2007 and perform all kinds of Outlook file repair from all versions of Windows computers as well. Below posted are some of the outstanding specs of Remo Repair PST software. Have a look at them before you begin to restore Outlook 2007 deleted personal folder.

Outstanding features of Remo Repair PST utility which eases recovering Outlook 2007 deleted personal folder:

  • Retrieve Outlook 2007 deleted personal folder or other missing contents from all versions of Outlook
  • You can conveniently repair even severely damaged Outlook PST files with utmost ease
  • Can perform Outlook 2007 deleted personal folder recovery with ease using advanced file scan system of Remo Repair PST like searching erased contents on the basis of date created, file format, name or file size
  • Works on all Windows supported drives such as external hard drives, USB drives, pen drives, CD-DVDs, flash memory devices, etc.
  • Helpful built-in preview option helps you to review all recovered Outlook contents before you restore them completely
  • A hassle-free and advanced user friendly interface allows you in performing personal folder recovery in order to recover Outlook deleted emails and other items in few simple steps

  • Steps to recover Outlook 2007 deleted personal folder using Remo Repair PST:


    Step 1: : Install and run Remo Repair PST on your Windows computer and browse for the location of Outlook personal folder file from main screen and click "Next".

    Restore Outlook 2007 Deleted Personal Folder - Main Screen

    Figure 1: Main Screen

    Step 2: Select "Find PST File" to proceed with the Outlook file recovery process.

    Retrieve Outlook 2007 Deleted Personal Folder - Select Find PST File

    Figure 2: Select Option

    Step 3: Select the drive where you wish to store the recovered Outlook personal folder and click on “Next” to begin scanning process.

    Recovering Outlook 2007 Deleted Personal Folder - Select Destination

    Figure 3: Select Drive

    Step 4: Once scanning process is finished, you can view the recovered Outlook personal folder along with other contents.

    Outlook 2007 Deleted Personal Folder Recovery - Preview

    Figure 4: Preview Window