Repairing Microsoft® Outlook® 2003
What are the reasons for corruption of PST files? Different repair tools available
A PST file is a personal storage table file used in Microsoft® Outlook® 2003. These files are used to automatically store messages, notes and calendars from your mailbox. The PST files are stored in any of the location in your system. The size of these files may vary according to the size of your data. The PST files can be exported in to any other location and this serves as a backup when the system crash occurs. With passage of time these files might be corrupted and access to these files will be difficult. To repair the issues with PST files, Microsoft® Outlook® offers an Inbox repair tool to repair these errors. This tool helps to recover the corrupted files and folders from the PST. To do this recovery process, you need to do only two things. By running the tool, you could diagnose and repair the issues. Then recover that repaired files. If the initial settings such as enabling the hidden files and folders are completed, then start the repair tool. The tool then starts to find the errors and reports the errors. After the scanning process is completed, you could see the details of repaired files. Then copy these files in to the lost and found folder in the PST file. Some types of advanced repair services are also provided. These advanced repair tools lets you to solve the data base errors and helps to recover the e-mail attachments.
The common type of issues from which these recovery tools recover the PST files are as follows:
- Virus infection
- Bad sectors
- Error messages
If any of the files stored in the PST files are infected by viruses, then the entire PST cannot be accessed. The inbox repair tool scans the files and finds errors or infections. After the complete removal of viruses, you could move these files in to any other PST files.
Since the PST files are stored inside the hard disk, bad sectors in the hard disk also affect the PST files. Bad sector problem is caused by any of the physical problem to the hard disk space or the transistor problem. This inbox repair tool also lets you to solve this problem by proper analyzing and removing all such errors. It also allows you to store these files in to any other location.
Different types of error messages occurring due to various problems might also corrupt the PST files. For example if the network connection where the PST file locates is turned off, then some error message may be displayed. Then inbox repair tool will help you to store the PST files locally and access it from your system without any network.