Fixing when Outlook not Showing Inbox

Microsoft Outlook is tremendously used email application used worldwide. It has many advanced features like instant search, conversation clean up to save space, categorizing appointments, social connectors, etc. However, due to some reasons, when user opens PST in Outlook then error pops up instantly as 'Outlook not showing inbox'. After getting such error, user may be in dilemma about corrupt Outlook PST file. No need to panic because using eminent Outlook recovery tool, corrupt PST will be fixed. Before going to repair software, let us view some other scenarios that damages or corrupts PST file:

  • Sometimes PST file may get corrupt if you share same PST file with multiple network
  • While compressing large size PST file, PST file can get damage by displaying error like 'Outlook not showing inbox'
  • Microsoft Outlook crashes due to unknown errors resulting in Outlook corruption while archive PST file
  • Inbox Repair utility is used to repair damaged PST file. But it cannot repair severe problems present in it, hence ends up in corrupting the PST file further by showing 'Outlook not showing inbox' error
  • Upgrading Outlook from older version to newer one results in PST file corruption and damages compressed files
  • File system corruption due to OS reinstallation, OS upgradation can cause inaccessibility of PST file
  • PST file can get corrupt due to Exchange or server crashes

Software to fix Outlook not showing inbox:

Yodot Outlook PST Repair tool assists user to fix Outlook PST file showing error notification like 'when Outlook not showing inbox' on Windows computer. With safe and secure module it quickly scans Outlook PST file and recovers entire data without altering source file. It can recover emails, address Book, notes, tasks, RSS feeds, mailbox folder, and other attributes from Outlook PST and OST files. This utility recovers Outlook inbox folder from Windows desktop running with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2003 operating systems. It can restores files from storage device with ReFS, NFTS5, NFTS, FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT file systems. It can also fix large PST file from Outlook 2007, 2000, 2003, 2010 and 2013 versions. Furthermore, User friendly interface of this tool make user to operate it easily without having prior knowledge.

Steps to use when Outlook is not showing inbox:

  • Download and install Yodot Outlook PST Repair tool on Windows computer
  • Run the software and follow the instruction as shown on screen
  • On main screen you will get three options that is 'Open PST file', 'Find PST File' and 'Select Outlook Profile'
  • Open PST file- Select this option to open and locate PST file which have to be repaired
  • Find PST File- Choose this option, if you doesn't know the location, so choose the drive and click on 'Find' option
  • Select Outlook Profile- Select this option, if you have multiple Outlook profile and choose the one to be fixed
  • Choose either 'Normal Scan' or 'Smart Scan' option based on level of corruption
  • Upon selecting the scan technique, the tool will initiate the scanning process
  • After completion of repair process, the application will display a message regarding the sucess of repair with all items that are recovered
  • The retrieved item will be displayed in Outlook styled interface
  • Select the important one and save it by neglect the unwanted one


  • Backup your Outlook PST file in multiple storage device to overcome file corruption issues
  • Exit Outlook properly to avoid data loss