Outlook is a comprehensive email based application, which is a versatile component of Microsoft Office Suite. It is developed and marketed by Microsoft Corporation. It is widely used due to its outstanding features of internal and external communications. Many business organizations are based on Outlook to run their business successfully.
Outlook stores data in a file, which is known as data files. There are two types of files used by MS Outlook, named as PST and OST file. PST file is used to store Outlook data on your computer. If you are using Outlook with MS-Exchange Server Outlook data are stored in Exchange server (PST file). Outlook provides OST folder which enables you to work offline and these offline works are stored in OST file which is saved on your computer. OST file can be synchronized with the Exchange Server to update all the modified and added info. Even if you are working with MS Exchange Server, you should create PST file to keep back up of Outlook data on your computer. However, there are some situations when OST file may get unreadable and in such situation you need to convert Outlook OST to PST file so that, you can access edited or added info in it. For converting OST to PST file, there is an efficient tool named as Convert OST to PST software which is an advanced extensive tool to convert inaccessible or damage OST file to PST file. After converting OST to PST, you can recover all Outlook data in real time Outlook structure folders.
Situations when it becomes necessary to convert OST to PST
- While synchronizing OST file with the Exchange Sever, if any interruption takes places like unstable internet connectivity, system restart, etc. Then there is a chance for OST file corruption.
- Bad sector is an inaccessible storage space where you can’t perform read and write operation. So, bad sector or damaged drive can be reason for OST file corruption on your Windows systems.
- Similar to other files saved on your computer, OST file may also get damage due to virus attack. So, in such case you need to repair and convert OST file to PST file.
- The other causes due to which OST file may get damaged are exceeded size of OST file, unreliable third party apps, improper compression technique and more.
Exceptional features of Convert OST to PST software
- Convert OST to PST utility having read only programs, which does not make any changes on original OST file and intact original Outlook data.
- It repairs damaged OST file and convert it to PST file for making its data accessible
- Besides this, you can also use this application to convert healthy OST file to PST file if needed.
- This is smart enough to recover all Outlook data including emails, contacts, calendars, journals and more, on original Outlook folder structure.
- This supports OST file created on MS Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013.
- You can use it to fix larger size OST file with minor or major corruption. It can be used efficiently where inbuilt ScanPST.exe fails to work.
- Even encrypted and password protected OST files can be repaired and converted to PST file.
- After converting OST to PST, it recovers all Outlook data within few seconds.
- It is supported by almost all popular versions of Windows OS including Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2008, 2003.