Repair Errors in Outlook PST File

REMO Repair Outlook tool enables you to fix errors in Outlook PST file and retrieve all Outlook attributes, such as emails, contacts, calendars, etc. The software repairs the PST file that is not working and creates a healthy working one.

Repairing Errors in Outlook File

You may get errors while accessing PST file due to various factors. Some of them are due to PST file corruption where as others are due to unauthorized access, update problems, etc. It is a bit difficult to deal with errors occurred due to PST file corruption compared to others.

List of error messages displayed while trying to access Outlook files:

  • "The Inbox Repair Tool does not recognize the file zzz.pst..."
  • "An unexpected error prevented access to this file. Allow ScanDisk to check the disk for errors, or try using the Inbox Repair tool."
  • "An error has occurred which caused the scan to be stopped. No changes have been made to the scanned file."
  • "Inbox Repair Tool (Scanpst.exe) hangs endlessly and does not perform the repair."
  • "The PST file fixed by Inbox Repair Tool (Scanpst) is empty or does not contain the wanted items."
  • "Scanpst reports “Fatal Error 80040818” when trying to repair the PST file."
  • "Scanpst reports an unknown error prevented access to the file. Error 0x80070570: The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable."

Microsoft Outlook has built in Inbox Repair tool, commonly known as Scanpst.exe which helps you in fixing errors in Outlook file.

Using Scanpst.exe for fixing errors in Outlook data file:

  • Go to drive contains your system files and type Scanpst in search box
  • When it appears in search results, double click on that.
  • It opens Microsoft Outlook Inbox Repair Tool window, here you need to select Outlook file that showing errors using Browse button.
  • After, hit Start button to begin the scanning process.
  • It shows errors if there any, then click on Repair button to initiate the repair process.

But, it will not fix your Outlook file completely. Moreover, it works on the original file and it may further damage your file. Hence, to make it easy Remo software has designed PST Repair Tool which helps to fix Outlook file that is showing errors due to the corruption issue.

Fix Errors in Outlook file using Remo Repair Outlook:

Remo Repair PST is a reliable tool which helps to detect and resolve error in Outlook files. The software is designed to fix errors in Outlook file created using almost all versions of Microsoft Office Outlook, including Outlook 2016. It’s very handy to operate and much effective than the Outlook’s Inbox Repair Tool. Therefore, absolutely anyone can use this tool to repair Outlook. Moreover, it doesn’t modify original PST file during the repair process.

How to Fix Errors in Outlook PST File using Remo Outlook Repair:

All you have to do is, download the software using the Download links, install it on your Windows computer and follow the simple on-screen instructions.

Step 1: Install and launch Remo Repair PST on your Windows computer and browse for the corrupted Outlook file from the main screen and hit "Next".

Fix Errors in Outlook Files - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Select appropriate repair option and proceed with the Outlook file repair process.

Repair Outlook File Issues - Select Action

Figure 2: Select Option

Step 3: Select the drive where you wish to store the repaired Outlook file and click “Next” to begin scanning process.

Outlook File Error Fix - Select Destination

Figure 3: Select Drive

Step 4: Once scanning process is finished, you can view the error-free Outlook files along with other contents.

Outlook File Error Repair - Preview

Figure 4: Preview Window


Few Words to keep your Outlook file from errors:

1. Viruses and malware are known to infect Outlook PST files easily. If the Outlook files get infected, then they can get corrupt and becomes inaccessible. So, always use reliable antivirus software to scan your PC.

2. Abrupt termination of Outlook results in PST file corruption. Hence, close the Outlook before turning your system off.

3. Oversized PST file problem may occur when the PST file size exceeds it's maximum size limit, resulting in the file corruption. Therefore, always keep an eye on your PST file size.