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.

Fix ‘Errors have been detected in the file Outlook.pst’- in Outlook 2010

Outlook 2010 is really a useful application which helps you to remain in contact with business and personal networks. It helps you perform quick functions like viewing, creating, and managing e-mail thereby saving your lots of crucial time. It provides you various useful features and thus lets you stay connected for personal and professional purposes.

Sometimes, it happens that you could not access your PST files due to corruption of outlook 2010 and encounter the following error message:

‘Errors have been detected in the file Outlook.pst’

The Outlook.pst mentioned in the above error is the name of Outlook data file which you are trying to access. On getting this error, you could not open the PST files as well as its contents. For resolving this error you will have to find out the cause of this error and repair the damaged PST file.

The PST files consist of two parts i.e. file header and data part. File header is responsible for storing complete information about the file like file size, signature, as well as compatibility. When you try to open PST file, first of all it reads the header file and checks the required information. In case the file header is damaged resulting in incomplete verification process, you will get the aforesaid error message.

How to fix the error-‘Errors have been detected in the file Outlook.pst’:

After corruption of your crucial PST files, you can use inbox repair tool which is an official inbuilt utility of outlook. For repairing outlook 2010 by using this tool, you should go to Start and then to Run. There you should, type drive: Program FilesCommon FilesSystemMapiLocaleIDscanpst.exe and click Next. After that enter the file name and path and click on start. Thenafter, select the option ‘Make a backup of scanning file before repairing’ and click on repair button. If the PST file is repaired you will get the message ‘Repair Complete’. In case inbox repair tool could not fix the error and you are still getting the same error, it indicates that there may be some external damage to the PST file. However, for preventing data loss you should always maintain a backup of your crucial outlook files in advance. You may also try to resolve this error by using changing PST location, creating new user profile etc.

If all these methods prove ineffective you will have to use commercial PST repair tool for resolving ‘errors have been detected in the file Outlook.pst’ and repairing damaged PST files. This application supports all Outlook versions like XP, 2003, 2007, and 2010. Moreover, it has highly interactive and user-friendly interface which allows even a non-technical user to easily operate it.

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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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