Outlook 2003 has a habit of surprising people often in the form PST file corruption. On startup it simply throws an error message and sleeps again. For most of the users, it’s a common problem. If you haven’t yet experienced, better to be prepared for it. It is just waiting to happen. Think of the important emails that you have kept in Outlook 2003 profile. Is there any way to get back lost data from corrupt PST file?? Of course yes, repairing corrupt PST file of Outlook 2003 is extreme simple. For which PST file repair software is the best choice. With the input of few simple clicks, it help you to fix damaged PST file and recover lost data from Outlook 2003.
Outlook 2003 has changed the way people communicate by providing a unified place to manage emails, email contacts and other personal information. Increased size of PST, automatic message grouping, enhanced reading pane made users to addict for Outlook 2003. While you are on the way to send or receive an email with Outlook 2003, it says PST file corrupt. In such instance, think of Microsoft PST repair tool. Get the software and let it scan corrupt PST file of Outlook 2003. As soon as scan process ends, you will get a new healthy PST file with your lost data. Entire repair and recovery process is automated to simplify PST file repair. With this software, you can also retrieve lost emails when Outlook is not responding.
PST is a complex database file primarily designed for Outlook to hold all the user data. If it encounters even a minor error, it tends to get corrupt. Listed here are few common reasons for Outlook 2003 PST file corruption.
- Exceeding the limited size of PST file
- Improper shut down of Outlook
- Virus infection or application malfunctioning
- Sharing PST file over network
- Compacting of Outlook 2003 PST file
Numerous reasons stand in queue to take the responsibility for corrupting Outlook 2003 PST file. Your important Outlook PST file might also get corrupted because of some common errors like "Outlook.pst could not be found", "Outlook.pst file cannot be accessed-0x80040116" and many other. Leave the reasons aside, first fix Microsoft Outlook errors by clicking here and focus on repairing damaged PST file. Initially you can try with the default inbox repair tool that comes along with Microsoft Outlook installation package i.e. scanpst.exe. Since it is not a professional PST repair tool, chances of getting desired results are very rare. It is better stick to Microsoft PST repair tool. It is non-destructive read-only software specially designed to fix PST file and recover lost data. It will never harm original PsST file at repair. Employing this tool you can repair PST file of different Outlook versions and recover deleted folders of outlook 2007, 2003, 2010, etc.
If you have accidentally deleted any of the important files from Outlook and failed to find those items in "Deleted Items Folder" then make use this outstanding application to retrieve deleted files from Outlook without much effort. Cutting edge features provided in this application performs through scanning of the Outlook PST file to get back required deleted data. Go through the given website http://www.microsoftpstrepairtool.com/recover-deleted-files.html to learn more about this utility.
Simple steps to fix corrupt PST file:
1: Launch the installed demo version of Microsoft PST repair tool. You will get welcome window as shown in Figure 1. Select the path of PST file where it is stored in the hard drive by using Browse button. If you are not sure about the location of PST file, search for it using Find option.
Figure 1: Welcome Window
2: You will be opted to select the preferred scan method for repairing corrupt PST file and extract the lost information as shown in Figure 2.
Figure 2: Select Scan Method
3: Upon selecting desired scan method, set the destination path and click on Repair button to proceed. Once the repair process is finished, you will get list of recovered items in Outlook styled browser as shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3: Repaired PST Data
4: Evaluate the recovery results using preview option. If you are happy with the results obtained using demo version, buy the full version of the software to save the repaired file with recovered data.