Outlook is one of the globally used apps for sending and receiving emails. It comes with Microsoft Office Suite. Microsoft has launched many versions of Outlook likes Outlook 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016. Each version is the upgraded version of previous one and has a number of new features. With the help of this tool, people can do their regular task very easily and also save their times. The most important feature of Outlook is that it allows user to work online as well as offline mode. Means, people can also use it without internet connectivity. All the user profile information like email, contacts, calendar, items, Notes, Task, Journals, etc. saved in PST (Personal Storage Table) file on system drive.
Each version of Outlook uses this PST file for saving the user data. If this file gets damaged or corrupted, then user will not be able to access their Outlook profile and also get some error message. After encountering such PST file corruption issue, people try to use Outlook inbuilt tool that is Scanpst.exe to overcome from such difficult situation. But sometime this tool does not fix PST file and also lead to serious corruption of Outlook data file. This app modifies the original damaged PST file and lead to more corruption of Outlook data files. In such condition, people can take the help of an advanced third party app like Scanpst Fix to overcome from all Outlook data file related issues. To know more, check this page:
Some most common reasons behind the corruption of Outlook PST file:
Improper Termination: Most of the time, people closes their Outlook app when sync process is going on. Before the completing sync process, if the Outlook closes forcefully, then it will lead to PST file corruption.
Network Connection Error: At the time of sending or receiving emails, if internet connection gets off due to any network device related error such as cables, NIC cards get failure, hubs, routers, then there is a chance of PST file corruption.
Virus Infection: It is one of the most common causes behind the corruption of Outlook data files. If this file gets attacked by viruses which can be sent by other user or enters into the system through the internet may lead to an Outlook file corruption.
In order to repair Outlook data file which can be damaged in any way as mention above, people can take the help of Scanpst Fix application. This easy to use app has been developed by expert IT professionals to repair Outlook PST file which can be damaged, inaccessible or corrupted without any difficulty. Scanpst Fix program also allows user to repair damaged PST file which can be password protected and highly encrypted easily. It is also capable to fix Outlook PST file which can be created with any versions of Microsoft Outlook. This read only utility does not make any changes in damaged PST file. It simply creates a new PST file and read the data from corrupted Outlook file and put it into this newly created Outlook data file. It is compatible with all the versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems.