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 “An unexpected error prevented access to this file” PST error

Nowadays people frequently use MS outlook for sending or receiving emails. Outlook stores all its data like mails, notes, calendar entries etc in PST files. While accessing your outlook files you must have come across PST corruption. As this happens, outlook fails to open your PST files and you will face problems in accessing your important emails, messages, contacts related with your account.

In MS Outlook, when you are trying to open a file you may face problems and encounter the following error message:

"An unexpected error prevented access to this file. Use ScanDisk to check the disk for errors, and then try using the Inbox Repair Tool again"

In this situation, you can open your account, without any difficulty. You will see all your contacts, emails, notes and other important data, but could not open any file. PST corruption is the most common reason of this error which can occur due to various reasons such as virus infection, system crash, operating system failure, improper system shutdown, application malfunction, and many more.

For resolving this problem you can use ScanDisk utility which is an inbuilt disk checking utility available with your Windows systems. After the completion of disk checking, you can use Inbox Repair Tool for resolving an unexpected error prevented access to this file PST error. Inbox repair Tool is an inbuilt tool provided by Microsoft for repairing damaged PST files of Microsoft Outlook. It resides at a typical place that has been decided by the Outlook version. However, this utility is available with restricted repair functionalities and as such; it fails to work in conditions when the degree of corruption is very high.

Although, inbox Repair tool is capable of repairing most of the issues related with Microsoft Outlook, but it does not give you the complete solution of your problem. The aforesaid error is very difficult to manage by using inbox repair tool since it occurs due to serious fragmentation in hard drive and severe PST corruption. Such issues make it necessary to use third-party inbox repair tool which will act more powerfully than this Microsoft tool. These third-party applications uses highly advanced scanning techniques for repairing the damaged PST files and overcoming the corruption. Moreover, it has highly user-friendly and interactive interface which allows even non-technical users to easily 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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"I used this software when my PST file corrupted and inbuilt inbox repair tool fails to repair it. it really worked for me. I used this to repair PST file and to make it accessible once again".