Make efficient pst file recovery!

In the present scenario, when the means for day-to-day official communication for every professional in corporate as well as non-corporate offices is email communication, the need for a robust and reliable email client is increasing day by day.


Although the market is flooded with a number of email clients, Microsoft Outlook is considered as one of the most reliable and efficient email clients used world wide. Though MS Outlook is one of the most pioneering email clients with many advantages, there are some loop holes as well.


One drawback of MS Outlook is its limited PST file size capacity. You must be aware of the fact that a PST file is an integral part of MS Outlook. Any damage to the PST file directly leads to data loss. This simply means that PST recovery is very crucial.


Let us understand the PST file size error problem in MS Outlook.

Initially, in MS Outlook 2002, the maximum size for a single PST file was 2GB. This simply means that in MS Outlook 2002, whenever the PST file size crossed the 2 GB limit, the file used to be damaged. Therefore, in order to overcome such issues, in the MS Outlook 2007 and later versions, the PST file size limit was revised to 20 GB and more respectively.

Whenever the data in a PST file exceeds the set limit, the PST file becomes corrupt. Fixing this kind of PST corruption is not very difficult. Microsoft provides free inbuilt PST recovery tool i.e. the Scanpst.exe. This built-in tool helps you to recover email properties from the corrupt PST file. The Scanpst.exe is installed at the time of Microsoft Outlook installation process. Although the Scanpst.exe is not visible in the Start menu, it can be easily found on your computer using the search option.


Although being an efficient tool, the Scanpst.exe does not promise you to recover the entire data.

In this scenario, you can use a professional third party tool to recover your lost crucial data. The quick algorithm of the third party recovery software perform complete scan of the PST file to locate and revive the lost emails. As all the lost recovered emails and other items are listed in a tree like structure, you can preview them.

Due to its advance scan process, the third party tools are fast, simple and easy to use PST repair tools.

Kernel for Outlook PST Repair is one such third party tool. It is compatible with the following MS Outlook versions, 97, 2000, XP, 2003, 2007 and 2010. It is meant to recover all sort of email properties, such as email messages, drafts, calendars, journal entries, notes, tasks, contacts, sent items, attachments, images and many more items. .

The trial version is available for free download. You can evaluate the tool’s functionalities. These Evaluation version, are as good as the complete version of the software, but with one limitation i.e. you cannot save the content. In order to save the content, you have to purchase the full version of the tool.

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