How to Repair Outlook 2007 OST File Errors

“I manage all my work in Outlook 2007 OST file and till yesterday there was no issue with it. But today morning when I tried opening my 2007 OST file to view my emails; it displayed an error message that cannot open your default email folders. The XXX.ost is not an offline folder file. Can anyone tell me how I can get rid of this error without damaging MS 2007 OST file further?"

At the time of viewing emails or other attributes from 2007 OST file, you might be presented with an error message which stops you from reading Outlook 2007 OST file data. One of the error message is given above and apart from this;, Outlook may also display error messages such as "Unable to expand the folder. The set of folders could not be opened. Errors could have been detected in the file xxxx.ost. Quit all mail-enabled applications, and then use the Inbox Repair Tool.", “Internal error of OST file (error code=0000000E)” “Service-specific error 0 (0×0)” “Error code 0x8004103b” and so on. However these errors can be removed from Outlook 2007 OST file by making use of trustworthy Outlook OST file repair software.

General causes for Outlook OST corruption:

  • Closing without clicking on “Exit” option: Outlook provides “Exit” option and the main purpose of it is to save OST file from getting corrupted. If you click on this option every time while closing it, then your OST file is safe. In case you fail to use this option, then Outlook 2007 OST file will show error message while trying to access its information
  • Virus attack: Few Outlook users do not scan their computer when they download any file or program from internet. As a consequence of this, your computer might be a victim of virus attack which eventually result in corrupting Outlook 2007 OST file
  • Power failure: Outlook 2007 OST file will not show any error as long as there is no interruption while you are accessing or synchronizing OST file over server. But in case your system gets shuts down due to power failure while you are commencing these two operations, then Outlook 2007 OST file does not allow you to view contents from it
  • Forceful shutdown: Before shutting down your computer you should check and make sure that all programs or files are closed properly. If you ignore to close Outlook when it is open from background, then Outlook 2007 OST file might refuse to open next time when you try to click on it

Tool to remove error messages from Outlook OST 2007 file:

Yodot Outlook PST Repair is the sophisticated and advanced software that fights all kinds of errors and corruption issues to make 2007 OST file accessible again. It doesn’t even alter original OST file structure during the repair process, but instead gets information from source OST file to create new and healthy OST file. This software is included with “find” option to ensure quick searching of repairable OST file. It has the ability to fix OST file with any size and any corruption issues. This software will fix severely corrupted Outlook OST file and recover its elements like emails, contacts, tasks, notes and so on. It provides preview of repaired Outlook OST file data to identify them effortlessly. This application can be used to repair Outlook data files (PST and OST file) on all versions Microsoft Outlook namely 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013 on computers running with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Method to repair errors in Outlook 2007 OST file:

  • Download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair software and install it on your Windows computer
  • As soon as the installation process gets completed launch the application to commence the repair steps
  • Main screen displays three options which are “Open PST file”, “Find PST File” and “Outlook Profile” options will be displayed
  • Make use of anyone option according to your needs
  • Now choose anyone scanning method out of Normal Scan and Smart Scan
  • The program now starts scanning and you can see its progress over the screen
  • On completion, the software shows all recovered attributes from repaired 2007 OST file on the screen
  • At last save repaired OST file in a desired location

Useful information:

  • Use appropriate way to close Outlook 2007 OST file after completion of your work
  • Download any good antivirus software on your Windows computer and keep on scanning it once in a week to remove harmful viruses

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