MS Outlook is most common email client application that is used by Windows users. It serves the best when it comes to organizing Outlook data such as emails, attachments, contacts, notes, memos etc. it is best described as best business communication utility. Although Outlook 2007 and 2010 are among the latest versions of Outlook and are stable to work on. But like previous versions, they are also not perfect and liable to corruption. You must be familiar as an Outlook user, the data gets stored as pst file format and if corrupted can lead to the crashing of MS Outlook. In such event, you need to use PST repair tool. Scanpst.exe or inbox repair tool is the inbuilt tool that is included by the Microsoft for repairing PST corruption of low density. It is an official Microsoft’s repair tool and is present by default in every popular versions including Outlook 2003, 2007, 2010 and its earlier versions.
Inbox repair tool is present in the hidden folders and its location varies with the version, thus Outlook newbie can face problem in locating the utility. The users need not download inbox pst repair tool 2007, 2010 as this is an inbuilt utility offered by Microsoft to repair Outlook error and PST corruption. Scanpst.exe is embedded in the hidden folder and can be located here
For Outlook 2007
- C: /Program Files /Microsoft Office /Office12
- C: /Program Files /Microsoft Office(x86) /Office12
For Outlook 2010
- C: /Program Files /Microsoft Office /Office14
- C: /Program Files /Microsoft Office(x86) /Office14
In case Outlook users are still unable to locate inbox repair tool, this indicates that the utility might be deleted or not properly installed. If that is the case, they can easily free download inbox PST repair tool 2007, 2010 from Microsoft’s Official website easily and save it on the desired location on computer. Users can easily run the scanpst.exe to scan the corrupted PST files. If the corruption is severe, the scanpst.exe simply fails to repair the files and prompts fatal error corruption. In such situation, it is wise to use third party Outlook PST repair tool. Download the free trial version by clicking link below. It will show the preview of the repaired files. However you need to download the full version to save the repaired files on the desired location.
Step 1: Download the software and then click on ‘Select Outlook Data File’ dialog box from Windows hard drive.
Step 2: Press on ‘START’ button To begin the scanning and repairing process of damaged or corrupt PST files.
Step 3: Click ‘STOP’ button if you wish to stop scanning process.
Step 4: Once the scanning is over, you will be able to preview all listed damaged PST file in the left pane.
Step 5: Press ‘Save Recovered File’ button, to PST files to the required destination.
Step 6: A progress bar confirms the saving process.
Step 7: open and access your PST files and items after saving the desired files.
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