How to Repair Large Outlook PST File?

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When it comes to Microsoft Office Outlook, its data file such as PST will play crucial role in storing its complete data. Different versions of Outlook PST file has different fixed file size limit. Outlook 2000 and 2002 has only 2GB PST file size, whereas PST file of Outlook 2003 and 2007 has limited file size of 20GB. And when it comes to Outlook 2010 and 2013, its PST file has 50GB fixed file size.

However, Outlook PST file data is always at risk when PST file is about to reach its limited file size. Users may face problems with large PST file under various instances. Large PST file may show several abnormal behaviors, different error messages or it may also fail to perform synchronization process in Outlook. And due to these factors large PST file may get corrupt and make its entire data inaccessible in MS Outlook.

If you are unable to access Outlook PST file data due to its large file size issue, then go for Microsoft inbuilt Inbox repair tool i.e Scanpst.exe in order to repair corrupt large PST file on Windows system. However, in majority of situations Scanpst.exe may fail to fix large sized PST file. In such situations, take assistance of expert recommended Outlook PST file repair tool such as Yodot Outlook PST Repair in order to fix large MS Outlook PST file.

Large PST file repair software:

Yodot Outlook PST Repair software can easily fix large PST file that got corrupted due to oversizing issues or any other factors on Windows system. You will not face any difficulties while using this tool, as it incorporates simple on-screen instructions to fix corrupted large PST file and recovers its emails, contacts, reminders, notes and other Outlook items successfully. It has read-only feature, this it perform secure PST file repair process without modifying its original file structure. This tool efficiently repairs severely corrupted PST file along with OST file on Windows system running with Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems. You can even fix PST file that has reached its maximum size in Outlook 2007, Outlook 2013, Outlook 2010, Outlook 2003, Outlook 2002 and Outlook 2000 versions.

Steps for mending large Outlook PST file:

  • Download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair software to your Windows system
  • Run the application and follow on-screen directives
  • The program allows you to find out the location of the corrupt large PST file using “Find PST File” option or “Open PST File” option to open the corrupt large PST file or “Outlook Profile” option to browse specified large PST file of Outlook (If you have multiple Outlook profiles)
  • Select the appropriate scanning technique between ‘Normal Scan’ and Smart Scan’
  • Browse for the target location and click on “Repair” button
  • Allow the tool to complete large PST repair process
  • Once the repair process get complete, you will be able to see the fixed Outlook PST file with all its items

Precautionary Tips:

  • Look on Outlook PST file memory utilization and archive PST file data accordingly
  • Backup PST file data regularly on weekly or monthly basis

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