Repair Outlook 2007 When Not Showing PST File

“As I open my Outlook 2007 application it refuses to show the PST file. This is bothering me because all my mail data in this PST file is inaccessible. I even made use of inbuilt Scanpst.exe tool to repair this inaccessible PST file on Outlook 2007, but wasn’t useful. Can anyone please suggest me how to repair Outlook 2007 PST file that is not showing up? Thanks in advance.”

Microsoft Outlook is an amazing application to organize and manage mail accounts on desktops or laptops. Among various Microsoft versions, Outlook 2007 is widely used by most of the Outlook users. But, at times one may encounter various troubles using Outlook 2007, wherein PST file refuses to show up and becomes unresponsive. Outlook 2007 may not show / open PST file on startup due to PST file corruption. PST file on Outlook 2007 may turn corrupt due to following reasons:

  • Personal folder file (.pst) may turn corrupt due to hard drive failure usually, when there are too many bad media spots, long term usage of hard drive, incorrect OS update, etc.,
  • Outlook 2007 PST file crossing its limited file size (4GB) will become oversized after which it gets damaged and makes PST file inaccessible
  • Frequent power failures when PST file is open in Outlook 2007 or abrupt termination of Outlook application can damage the file making it unreadable
  • Malware attack to Outlook 2007 PST file on computer hard drive will lead to severe damage of the file

When PST file is corrupted, Outlook 2007 may not show up that file when you tried to open. It may even show various error messages that completely blocks access to PST file. However in such condition, when Outlook 2007 fails to show PST file, one need not worry because, it can be resolved by employing good PST repair utility.

Outlook 2007 PST repair utility:

Yodot Outlook PST Repair is the excellent utility to fix when Outlook 2007 not showing PST due to corruption or damage. This repair utility can resolve various Microsoft Outlook errors such as PST file cannot be accessed, PST file not implemented, PST file does not exist, PST file not found, PST file has reached its maximum size limit and so on. This tool not only repairs PST file but also fixes corrupt OST file created on MS Outlook 2013, 2010, 2007 and 2003 versions. Apart from repair, this tool can even rescue deleted attributes like emails, contacts, notes, etc. from Outlook files. This program is compatible to work on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems with ease.

Follow these steps to fix Outlook 2007 error PST file:

  • Download PST Repair tool on your Windows computer
  • Install the tool and run it to start with repair process
  • In main screen, click on ‘Find’ option to search for error showing Outlook 2007 PST file
  • After choosing required PST file click on ‘Next’ and chose the mode of scanning between Normal / Smart scan options
  • Also, mention destination folder to save new fixed PST file after scanning process and click on ‘Repair’ button
  • When scanning ends, make use of Preview option to have a look at fixed PST file attributes in Outlook styled interface
  • Finally, purchase the product key to save this healthy PST file to mentioned target location

Necessary Tips:

  • Backup PST file from Outlook 2007 regularly
  • Avoid abrupt termination of computer or the Outlook application when PST file is active