Fix Outlook Error Profile Created Newer Version

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One can get various versions of Microsoft Office Outlook application such as 2013, 2010, 2007, 2005, 2003 and 2000; as per present trends and requirements users will choose desired edition of Outlook. Even, users can find backward and forward compatibility among these versions of MS Outlook. However, while upgrading older version of Outlook to latest version or downgrading higher edition of Microsoft Outlook to lower edition, users might face difficulties due to various reasons.

For example, you are using MS Outlook 2007 and upgraded it to successor edition i.e Outlook 2010. But, after upgradation you felt that Outlook 2007 is more flexible than Outlook 2010; therefore, you again reinstalled Outlook 2007 and proceeded further. However, unfortunately your Outlook 2007 is not working as before and displaying error messages stating ‘The Mail profile ‘"" was created with a newer version of Outlook and might contain information that is not compatible…….’ You may try to fix this error by various means, but none of things got changed in Outlook 2007!!

In case you have experienced similar error with Outlook, then don’t bother! Outlook profile created newer version error will occur when you regret to create new Outlook account after downgrading from higher Outlook version and going with same Outlook profile. In order to rectify this error, you should create new Outlook profile from Control panel and Mail options. However, without taking backup of Outlook PST file, if user creates new Outlook account; then it leads to loss of complete personal folders present in its PST file and improper process of importing PST file while upgrading or downgrading Outlook even creates corruption issues.

Software to resolve Outlook errors:

In this kind unpleasant situation, if you had lost essential data from Outlook PST file then make use of reliable Outlook file repair software such Yodot Outlook PST Repair. This tool can fix Outlook error profile created newer version error and recover Outlook data on Windows system. This utility has effective scanning technology along with simple GUI to fix various corruption issues with Outlook PST file and OST file; then restore its personal folders within less duration. Its read-only feature ensures secure Outlook PST file repair process. Apart from fixing Outlook error profile created newer version, user can also solve Outlook cannot access PST file error, Outlook error missing PST file, unspecified error in Microsoft Outlook, Outlook error set of folders cannot be opened, Outlook PST do not have permission to open, etc. in Outlook 2000, Outlook 2003, Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 versions on Windows OS based system and laptop hard drives.

Procedure to fix Outlook error profile created newer version:

  • Download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair tool in Windows system by logging in as system admin
  • Upon completion of installation process and launch the application
  • In main screen, you will find three options such as “Open PST File”, “Find PST File” and “Select Outlook Profile”
  • Click on relevant option and then proceed to next screen where you can browse PST file
  • Once affected PST file is selected, choose “Normal Scan” or “Smart Scan” options as per the situation
  • Then select destination location to save repaired PST file and click on “Repair” button
  • On completion of process, you can view the contents of fixed Outlook PST file

Helpful Tips:

  • Regularly Backup Outlook PST and OST file to any safe external storage media
  • Take assistance of tech-savy person while upgrading or downgrading Outlook application

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