Tool to Repair Outlook 2010 PST Files

Microsoft Outlook is the personal information manager which has been developed by Microsoft. It allows you to email, manage contacts, schedule calendar, tasks, etc. It is a part of Microsoft Suite 2010 and commonly used in workplace.  MS Office Outlook 2010 is more effective as compared to its older version like 2003, 2007. It includes various new features which help you to stay connected with the people and better manage your time and info. A PST (Personal Storage Table) is an open proprietary file format which is used to store copies of messages, and other attributes like contacts, calendars, tasks, appointments, etc. in Microsoft Outlook 2010.

In some situations, your Outlook PST file may get corrupted or damaged and refuse to open to access emails or other Outlook attributes due to Outlook errors or some other reasons. In such case, you can use the inbuilt tool which comes with Microsoft Outlook known as Inbox Repair Tool i.e Scanpst.exe. This tool can fix Outlook PST file up to certain extent. But if the severity is more then this tool fails to repair those corrupted PST file. At such particular time, you need to use any effective third party tool like Microsoft PST Repair Tool to perform email recovery as well as any kind of issues with your Outlook 2010 PST file.

Reasons behind Outlook 2010 PST File Corruption:

  • Due to Outlook Upgrade
  • File Header Corruption
  • Due to Exceeding Size
  • Sharing PST file over the network
  • Due to OS Re-installation
  • Improper Outlook Termination
  • Due to Virus Attack
  • Due to Third Party Tools
  • Compacting PST file to reduce its size
  • Bad sectors on hard drive
  • Abrupt system shutdown or other interruption in between upgradation process
  • Besides these, there are some other reasons on account of which PST file gets corrupted. But if you will take the help of Microsoft PST Repair Tool then you can easily repair MS Outlook PST file with great ease.

    Precautionary Measures:

  • Always take backup of Outlook 2010 PST file before upgrading the older version to newer version of Outlook.
  • Use updated antivirus on your system to avoid such issues.
  • Always follow proper procedure to exit Outlook application
  • Features of Microsoft PST Repair Tool:

  • Using Microsoft PST Repair Tool, you can easily repair severely corrupted or damaged PST file on various Outlook versions such as MS Outlook 2010, 2013, 2000, 2003, 2007, etc. if you want to fix corrupt PST file of outlook 2003 then you can visit this link:
  • This software is also repairs oversized Outlook PST file in few minutes.
  • With the assistance of this software, you can easily fix compressed and highly encrypted PST file.
  • The software facilitates you to search for PST file in the hard drive. This will help you, even if do not know the location of the PST file.
  • This software can repair Outlook 2010 PST file on all latest version of Windows operating system such as Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, etc.

    Simple Steps to Repair Outlook 2010 PST File:

    1: Download and install the Microsoft PST Repair Tool on your system. Select the PST file to be repaired. The main screen after running the software will appear to you as shown in Figure 1.

    Outlook 2010 PST File Repair Tool - Welcome Window

    Figure 1: Welcome Window

    2: Select the scan type, either "Smart scan" or "Normal Scan" and click on "Repair" as shown in Figure 2.

    Repair Corrupt Outlook PST Files - Select Scan Method

    Figure 2: Select Scan Method

    3: Once repairing process is over, you can preview the files as shown in Figure 3. Save the files in a particular location on the system.

    Repair Corrupt PST Files- Repaired PST Data

    Figure 3: Repaired PST Data