Offline Storage Table (OST) files in Microsoft Office Outlook are a copy of all Outlook files that are stored on your computer with file extension .ost for offline access of Microsoft Office Outlook. These are particularly beneficial for sending / receiving emails while there is no working internet connection.
If you are not able to access your Offline Storage Table (OST) files, or if you feel that your OST files are corrupt and you want to repair Outlook 2013 OST file, you may have to take help from the built-in Inbox Repair Tool Scanpst.exe in order to analyze and resolve any errors in the Outlook 2013 OST files.
The Inbox Repair Tool Scanpst.exe is an Office Outlook repair feature which works by evaluating whether the structure of the OST file is intact or not. The structure of the OST file, if found to be broken then the Scanpst.exe tool retunes the file structure of the OST file and re-constructs the OST file headers to repair Outlook 2013 OST file. The Inbox Repair Tool is involuntarily installed when the Microsoft Office Outlook 2013 program is installed. You can find .ost file on this location: “Local Drive \ Program Files \ Microsoft Office \ OFFICE13”. But the default tool from Microsoft may not work sometimes and there are chances you might further damage your OST file. Hence, the best option to resolve the issue is to repair and convert your OST file to PST file using Remo OST to PST Converter, which automatically does the job for you.
Steps to repair Outlook 2013 OST using Scanpst.exe:
Remo OST to PST Converter - Tool to Convert Corrupt Outlook 2013 OST to PST File:
In case you are not able to carry out a successful Outlook 2013 OST file repair using the default Inbox Repair Tool Scanpst.exe, you will have to convert the corrupt Outlook 2013 OSt file to a healthy PST file using Remo OST to PST Converter tool. The tool converts the corrupt OST file along with recovering deleted or lost emails, contacts, tasks, notes, RSS Feeds, and other items from OST file, and exports them to a healthy PST file. Meanwhile, it supports all Outlook versions including Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003, and Outlook 2000.
Click on the download links to download this reliable Outlook 2013 repair tool and install it on your Windows computer. Follow the below detailed steps to successfully resolve all issues regarding Outlook OST files.
Download Remo OST to PST converter tool using the Download Now button and install it on your Windows running computer. Launch and begin performing the following easy-to-execute-steps to convert OST to PST:
Step 1: : On the main screen, you will see two options. If you are aware of the location of the OST file, go to Open OST File otherwise choose Find OST File option.
Figure 1: Main Screen
Step 2: Select location to save your converted OST file and click on Convert button
Figure 2: Browse OST File
Step 3: Wait for the session to get completed. After completion open converted PST file and access all your offline work
Figure 3: Converting OST to PST File in Progress
You can use the demo version of Remo OST to PST Converter to examine its performance by reviewing the healthy PST contents. The software produces an error-free PST file after conversion which will further be fully accessible through Microsoft Outlook.