Have you encountered an error message like “Error has been detected in the file c:\documents and settings\username\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\outlook.ost while trying to access your Outlook OST file? Then, it is a clear indication that OST file is corrupted severely and needs to be fixed to bring it back to normal state. You can try to fix this error message by utilizing inbox repair tool i.e., scanpst.exe that comes out with MS Outlook application.
If scnapst.exe fails to fix the error, then you need a powerful tool like Remo Repair Outlook software to fix the errors. Usually, inbox repair tool won’t be able to detect and fix errors in OST file, when the severity of corruption is higher. At such point of time, take the assistance of Remo Repair Outlook application and easily fix the errors in few steps.
There could be many reasons behind the corruption of Outlook OST file. Few are listed below:
- Improper termination of Outlook application when OST file is in use can lead to corruption of OST file
- Sharing OST file with multiple users over a network may also lead to OST file corruption
- Virus or malware threats can severely corrupt OST file, which in turn may result in the occurrence of error message as stated above
- When the size of OST file exceeds its maximum size limit, then it results in OST file corruption
- OST file header corruption, improper system shutdown while OST file is in use, etc. are the few common reasons behind OST file corruption
In all the above mentioned scenarios, you can easily fix Outlook data file errors that have been detected with the help of Remo Repair Outlook application. Errors detected in Outlook OST file created on different versions of Outlook such as MS Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, and 2013 Outlook versions can be easily eliminated using this software. Demo version of this software is available for free download that helps users in evaluating the tool. Demo version, first converts corrupted OST file to PST file and then fixes the errors in few steps
Features of this Software:
- This software comes out with two advanced options “Find PST File” and “Open PST File”. If you do not know the location of PST file on your system, you can choose first option, otherwise you can use second option to open PST file
- It has an ability to repair OST errors and recover deleted or lost emails, contacts, tasks, calendar events, journals, and other attributes
- You can run this application on almost all Windows operating systems such as Windows 10, Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003 and 2008.
- It just reads the original files and creates a new file by repairing corrupted one. Therefore, it does not alters original file contents.
- After fixing the errors using demo version, you can view the repaired PST file along with other data.