Repair corrupted PST File

Repair corrupted or damaged PST file easily without affecting the objects stored in the PST file. If you are getting error message while accessing PST file then you can repair PST file with this Free PST repair tool .

Inbox repair tool fails

What to do when inbuilt Inbox repair tool fails to repair corrupt PST file. Stop responsing in the middle of the repair Process and leaves the same unaffected corrupted PST file without repair.

Ways to fix “Data file check in progress” outlook error

Sometimes it happens that when Outlook is improperly closed and you try to start Outlook in the next attempt, it throws an error message

'Data file check in progress...'

This error message indicates that the Outlook file had not been closed properly and outlook is checking it for errors. This problematic situation also occurs if you try to upgrade outlook from earlier version to higher version. However, the check doesn't complete and at the lower corner of the screen you will continuously get the same error message. After this error your system will become terribly slow and you will also face system hang-ups.

Sometimes this error also occurs in the following format:

"A data file did not close properly the last it was used and is being checked for problems. Performance might be affected while the check is in progress"

Causes of Data file check in progress error:

This error can occur due to any malfunctioning third-party add-in present in your system. It can also occur if outlook closes unexpectedly or any outlook plug-in has gone corrupted. Sometimes, damaged outlook PST files are also responsible for this error. Power failure, program not responding, operating system crash, explorer crashes are the other common reasons responsible for this outlook data file check in progress error.

How to fix data file check in progress error:

For checking if this error has occurred due to a third-party add-in present in your system, you should start Outlook in Safe Mode. After that you should try to disable the add-ins, one by one. By doing this you can detect the add-in which is responsible for causing this issue. If it fails to resolve the data file check in progress error, you can use inbox repair tool, which is an inbuilt tool provided by outlook. For using this tool, first of all you will have to locate scanpst.exe on your system and specify the .pst file which you want to repair.

However, it has been found that in most of the situations inbox repair tool fails to resolve the error as it can only fix the problems associated with header corruption. In such situations you can use third-party inbox repair tool for solving the problem. It can efficiently scan your damaged PST files by using safe and effective scanning techniques. These tools are easy to use and therefore, users without any prior technical knowledge can also operate it.

Repair PST


Software requirement

  • Processor : Pentium Class
  • Operating System : Microsoft Windows 7/Vista/2003/XP/2000/NT4 (SP6)
  • Memory : Minimum 256 MB (512 MB recommended)
  • Hard Disk : 50 MB of free disk space
  • MS Outlook : MS Outlook 2010/2007/2003/2002/2000
  • Internet Explorer : Version 5 or later

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