Today morning I tried to open my Outlook account. It was not opening and showing an error message stating that ‘Outlook.pst is not a personal folder file’. I don’t know what to do now. Is it possible for me to fix Outlook PST file? If possible, suggest me suitable method to fix Outlook it.
Let’s see some other error messages which you will get when PST file get’s corrupt:
- Microsoft Outlook encountered a problem and needs to be closed. We are sorry for the inconvenience
- pst cannot be accessed – 0x80040116
- File Outlook.pst cannot be accessed. Data error. Cyclic Redundancy check
- Cannot expand the folder. The set of folders cannot be opened. The file Outlook.pst cannot be opened
- Unable to display the folder. The file Outlook.pst could not be accessed
Have a look on cases that are responsible for PST file corruption:
- PST file size limit exceeded
- Upgrading Outlook to higher versions
- Abnormal system termination when Outlook is running in background
- Due to OS-reinstallation
- Sharing PST file over network
These are various reasons due to which you might face PST file issues. Don’t worry, because there are many online solutions to utilize. Let me suggest you a finest among them.
Finest application for fixing Outlook PST:
To fix Outlook PST file in a simpler way, use Yodot Outlook PST Repair application. It is a simple tool, which can repair PST files even if it is severely corrupted/ damaged. It is a robust and secure program because of its read-only mode. Using this tool, even the password encrypted PST files can be fixed without any difficulty. Along with repair, this program can also be utilized for retrieving all the Outlook attributes like calendar items, notes, schedules, tasks, emails, etc. This utility manages repairing PST files even if the PST file get over sized.. After repair, the tool facilitates Outlook finder styled interface to view attributes. This software is compatible with various Outlook versions like 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016. Moreover, it supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 like Windows OS versions.
How to employ application?
Make sure Outlook is not running in background -> Download Yodot Outlook PST Repair software on Windows computer -> Install it and run the tool -> As soon as, the application launches you will find three options on screen -> ‘Open PST File’, ‘Find PST File’ and ‘Select Outlook Profile’ -> Choose Open PST file option, if you know the exact location of corrupt PST file -> If you unaware of the location then pick up Find PST File option -> Select Outlook Profile option is helpful if you have multiple Outlook profiles -> After selecting preferred option, give the destination path to save file after repairing -> Now hit ‘Repair’ button which is located at the down right corner of your main screen -> The utility then start repairing process . You can observe the status of repair in progress bar -> You will get a notification message ‘File Repaired Successfully’ after process get’s finished.