Migrate Outlook 2003 PST File to New System

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Outlook 2003 is widely used email client for system and laptop users and organizing email data is done with the help of Outlook. It has convenient mail service provided by MS Office suite to manage mail account in user friendly manner. It has many useful features and can migrate Outlook 2003 PST file to new desktop. Sometimes using manual procedure to move data was not an easy task, it leads to severe data loss. Just read this page to export Outlook 2003 PST file to new system easily.

Few situation that leads to corruption of Outlook 2003 PST file are listed below:

  • While upgrading or reinstalling Windows operating system one should transfer data to other system or any external storage device to avoid data loss
  • Occurrence of unspecific error while moving outlook 2003 PST file to new desktop can make data unreadable or damaged
  • Exporting Outlook 2003 PST file and importing it on another new computer may lead to unknown error that can corrupt PST file and make it inaccessible
  • Switching between two desktops as replacing old Outlook 2003 PST file with new one
  • Saving exported file to virus infected storage device in order to move it to new PC will corrupt the data becoming unreadable
  • Outlook 2003 file can get corrupted by following incomplete export or import process
  • Incorrect configuration of Outlook 2003 may sometimes play a major role for file corruption

Utility to move Outlook 2003 PST file to new desktop:

Outlook Migration Tool from Yodot can assist user to move MS Outlook 2003 PST file to new system efficiently. User can follow instructions to migrate emails, attachments, calendar events, Notes, Rulers, Task, Signature and other attributes of Outlook to migrate successfully. It is user friendly tool and has understandable GUI that clearly explains each and everything about transferring Outlook 2003 data. Along with 2003, it can easily import entire PST file on various versions of MS Outlook 2000, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365 versions. This application supports Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 OS based PC. Furthermost, addition with exporting Outlook attributes between two computers or on same system, it can also backup complete Outlook profile at given span of time.

Steps to copy Outlook 2003 PST file to new PC

  • Download and install Yodot Move Outlook PST utility on Windows system
  • Run the tool with the help of given instructions
  • Now click on 'Backup' option among given three options
  • In next screen hit on 'Smart Backup' to take backup of entire PST file or press 'Advanced Backup' option to choose selective attributes that need to be imported
  • Save backup file on desired location on system hard drive
  • If you are moving Outlook PST attributes on same desktop then upgrade the version and then run the tool
  • If you are importing to another computer then transfer this backup file onto new computer and run the software
  • On main screen select 'Migrate' option and choose backup file that you already saved on system disk
  • Now click on few Next buttons and move PST attributes to desired profile in Outlook 2013
  • Then open Outlook 2003 and you will see elegantly configured PST file

Points to Remember:

  • While exporting /importing Outlook 2013 setting manually follow correct procedure to avoid corruption
  • Do not move Outlook2003 to new computer without holding correct backup of PST file