In the part articles, we had discussed a lot about how we can perform email management in MS Outlook. In this post, I am going to talk about how we can repair Outlook PST files using the Inbox Repair Tool mostly known as ScanPST.exe.
In Outlook 2002 and all the previous versions, the PST files which were generated, had a maximum storage limit of 2 GB (also discussed in previous articles). Most of the users who are not tech savvy, use their email client continuously without knowing about the frequent preventive maintenance. Before coming to the outlook PST repair process, let me tell you what are the preventive measures to avoid PST corruption. Continue reading
PST files are very well known by all the Microsoft Professionals. Still if you have any doubt regarding PST files, let me clear it.
What is a PST file?
Email client Microsoft Outlook is used widely across the globe, and different users configure and use it to access different email services. The email data in MS Outlook is stored in a single PST file. In one word, PST file is the database of MS Outlook. Continue reading
PST file is the database file created by Microsoft Outlook. Over the years, MS Outlook have rolled out many changes in PST files. Outlook is used by the computer users for more then a decade. You can check out more about MS Outlook history on Wikipedia.
Following Topics will be covered in this article:
- Types Of PST formats
- Consequences of Over Sized PST (If PST maximum data limit is reached or exceeded)
- Best Solutions to Split PST and avoid corruption
So far we have read about what happens if your Outlook PST file minimum size limit is exceeded and the measures to prevent PST corruption. If the corruption has already taken place, you can recover from it using PST Repair Tool by Microsoft. There is a concern that many people have and shared with me. They say that it is not possible for them to manage multiple PST files in order to prevent corruption of PST file because of its size limit. A nice question asked by a curious 1st year college student was: Continue reading
MS Outlook is one of the most reliable, easy and popular email clients available and comes with the Microsoft Office package. As we all know that the more we use any product, more we are likely to face issues. The issues mostly get resolved within seconds as you can fix most of the things on your own.
Let’s talk about emails and why they are important for us. Email (or e-mail) is commonly known as an electronic mail message which is sent and received by recipients through an email client. Being an active internet user, we all use emails in our day-to-day life. Be it an individual, organization or any business, email is excessively used for communication purpose. An email user sends and receives hundreds of email messages each and every day. Email is free, fast and always targeted. These are the most impressive qualities of email. Continue reading
Backup! The word sounds really safe whenever we are dealing with computers or other gadgets. It is basically a preventive measure what all the sensible users take if they are concerned about the data stored in their hard drives. There are many who still say this: What is the need of creating a backup and occupying space unnecessarily? So, first I would like to answer them why do they need to backup their data. Continue reading
We had talked about how we can migrate from Outlook Express to MS Outlook manually. In that case, we converted DBX to PST. Here in this article I am talking about the database files in MS Outlook and how we convert OST to PST in MS Outlook. Before this, let me share a bit on the difference between OST and PST and why we need conversion.
What is the difference between OST and PST?
In this post, I have primarily focused on factors for effective Email Management that can boost the performance of email system and overcome the limitations of inaccessibility of mailbox items on cross- platform email client. We all know that email messaging is the most popular means for digital communication widely used at general and enterprise level, so do email clients that play a vital role in accessing email messages. We use different email client to access email messages as per our requirement. Based on client-server architecture, email client can be defined as an application that runs on individual PC or workstation and enables smooth email communication via sending, receiving and organizing e-mail. Continue reading
Have you ever been into a situation where you need to perform email migration? Excessive use of emails has made email clients so popular among computer users. Today emails are used in almost every sector as a communication medium. As compared to other types of communication mediums, email is quick, most economical and reliable way for communication. Sometimes email migration becomes a necessity for users in order to migrate from one email client to another, be it a personal reason, an official one or anything like that. Let’s consider a scenario here. Continue reading