Outlook OST files and Outlook PST files are very commonly seen storage formats of Microsoft Outlook. And one of Outlook user has met a problem: Her OST files of Outlook 2013 gets corrupted. And she turned to us for help. After solving her problem, I composed the article to help those who bump into the same problem. Read the blog, you will know how to repair your corrupted OST and PST files in Outlook 2013.
OST files are a file format utilized by MS Outlook. It is referred to as Offline Outlook Data File. These files reside on the hard disk of your personal computer and can be accessed even when you are not connected to the exchange computer. When a connection is established, the changes made to the OST files are automatically synchronized with the exchange computer.
After understanding the basics of Outlook OST files, I would like to illustrate the reasons why your OST files may get corrupted.
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Outlook OST file is used by Microsoft Exchange Server. It is a data copy stored in your mail. OST file corruption can be solved by re-creating them. It means that repaired the corrupt OST file is not recommended. When facing corrupt OST files, re-download the OST file is the best option, and you can manage it through the :
They installed 2013 Outlook version is compatible the Windows operating system 32 bit or 64 bit, the view of the "Control Panel" is various in different Windows versions. The simplest way to access "Mail" is to search it in the search box.
The name of the existing profile is contained in the title bar of the dialog box that is labeled, 'Mail Setup'. Choose profile name and then press 'Properties' after having clicked 'Show Profiles' if you want to choose a different profile.
You will see a window labeled, 'file explorer' opening which will lead you to the data file's location for the Exchange account. The dialog boxes labeled, 'Mail Setup' and 'Account Settings' won't close and can be seen at the back of the window labeled, 'file explorer'.
Corrupt Outlook PST files are not fun to deal with. They can make you quite annoyed and frustrated as they don't open when you click them. Moreover, it is not a good idea to let the corrupted PST files remain damaged for a long period. This might cause them to lose all of their data for good. So, you should try to repair corrupt outlook PST files as soon as possible. You can use the Stellar Outlook PST Repair to repair corrupt outlook PST file as it is the only software capable of doing it safely.
Step 1 By clicking the 'Find Outlook File' option and then selecting the name of the drive where you think the corrupt PST files can be found after having pressed the 'Look In' button.
Step 2 Click the 'Start' button after choosing the drive name in which the corrupt PST files might be present.
Step 3 Previewing the repaired PST file by clicking the items that are lined up in the tree which can found on the left side of the screen.
Step 4 Saving of the repaired PST file by clicking the 'Save Repaired File' button and then the 'OK' button after having chosen the saving location and the file format for the PST file that has been repaired.