“Hi…! I am here to share one of my bad experiences that put me in a very bad condition. My important Outlook PST file got corrupted on my Windows PC. When I try to open it, it is throwing error messages. I tried a lot to repair my file with many online available applications. But, they don’t make any sense on that file. So, please help me and suggest me a genuine tool that helps me to fix my corrupted file.”
When you try to open corrupted PST file on Microsoft Outlook application, you may probably receive some error messages which is quiet obvious for the Outlook users like you. Hence, here is a list of those error messages.
- The file xxx.pst is not a Personal Storage File. The file could not be opened.
- The file xxx.pst can’t be accessed. Unable to display the folder.
- Outlook has been encountered with some problems and need to terminate. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
- File xxx.pst could not be opened. Data error – Cyclic redundancy check.
- Can’t move the items. It is either moved or deleted or access denied.
- Oversized PST file problem. The file xxx.pst reaches the 2GB limit and many more.
What Caused PST File to Corrupt?
A PST file is an Outlook file format that act as a data container for emails, calendar events, journals and other different items. Just as with nearly all other computer files, PST files also prone to corrupt causing a severe loss of crucial information. Here are some possible reasons for the damage of PST file.
Hardware issues responsible for PST file corruption: Hard drive failure, power failures are some of the hardware issues. Accumulation of bad sectors where PST file is stored on the storage device breaks the file. Finally, PST file will get damage if power failure happens when PST file is in use.
Software issues for PST file damage: Virus attacks, improper termination of Outlook application, fault in Outlook application say design issue are the catastrophes related to software problems responsible for PST file corruption. Firstly, PST files with computer virus attacks remains inaccessible that lead to its damage. Next is the wrong procedure for shutting down the Outlook application which we call as human error. Wrong procedure includes closing PST file when it is actively using, closing PST file abruptly using ALT + F4 keys damages PST file.
Then, any problem regarding design of the Outlook application such as the storage capacity of Outlook inbox exceeds its limit of 2GB. When you save your PST file under such circumstance, PST file will be corrupted. Apart from these, employing inefficient PST Repair Tool and lack of expertise in fixing PST file using such PST repair tools increases further damage to PST file. So to fix this issue, you need a correct PST Repair Software.
Fix Corrupt PST Files Using SFWare Repair PST File:
You can use SFWare’s award winning product SFWare Repair PST File to fix corrupt or damaged or even broken Outlook PST files. Now, let’s get into its amazing features…
- Brilliantly fix Outlook PST files as well as OST files even after severe damage or corrupt issue of any size.
- Repaired files maintain the same quality as they were before corruption.
- By repairing damaged PST files, this software make its success in recovering emails, calendar events, contacts, tasks, journals, notes, appointments, RSS feeds and many other PST file items.
- Its unique and intelligent techniques fix password protected or encrypted PST files with no great effort.
- Repair PST and OST files those are not fixed Microsoft Office suite’s inbuilt tools called scanpst.exe and scanost.exe.
- Supports for all the recent versions of Microsoft Outlook application from any latest Windows Operating System.
Further, you can download SFWare Repair PST File Wizard and test its repair level by following the provided instructions on the screen. Even a novice person can perform the repair process for corrupted PST files because of its simple GUI as well as its 24/7 technical support team which is always ready to solve any issues regarding installation and launching of the SFWare Repair PST File.