Outlook PST File Repair Tool

  • Easily fix corrupt PST file and recovers all its attributes
  • Capable of repairing PST files where Outlook Scanpst.exe fails
  • Recovered PST attributes can be viewed before restoration
  • Repair PST files created on all Outlook versions including MS Outlook 2013

“Hi guys, I am in a troubling situation. I need someone’s help immediately. I shall explain my problem. I was eager to know the location of the Outlook 2013 PST file on my computer. After a long search, I could able to find that location. But, what I could see there was more than two PST files. I couldn’t understand why there is more than one PST file, since I am using only one profile. So I deleted PST files from there except one which seems of mine. But, when I open Outlook, I got an error message like following.

The file C:\Users\Admin\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook13.pst cannot be found

I was shocked after seeing this message. Then, I tried to locate that deleted file on my Recycle Bin. But I couldn’t. With enormous anxiety, I rushed through internet and downloaded a free recovery software. After running a quick scanning on the deleted PST location using this utility, I could able to recover that file. But, I had to encounter a different welcome message on Outlook. It was like the following.

The file C:\Users\Admin\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook13.pst is not an Outlook data file (.pst)

Truly saying, I don’t know what to do now. But, at any cost I want to fix this issue. I don’t want to use any kind of unreliable Outlook PST repair tools for this purpose because the content inside that file is very much valuable for me. What I want is, a genuine tool that can be used to repair PST files which got corrupt due to the use of an unreliable recovery software. I am sure that anyone of you can help me out for that purpose. I am using a 32 bit Windows 7 computer and waiting for your worthy responses. Thank you!”

The scenario mentioned here is not at all pointing towards a rare incident. Many of the Outlook users might have faced similar situations like this. The pleasing point here is you can easily overcome this kind of a situations by the use of advanced tool known by the name PST Repair software. You can use this tool to recover deleted or lost Outlook items in a secure way. From below, you can see some situations where you can make use of this tool to repair Outlook PST files.

  • Abrupt Closing of Outlook Application: It is one of the main reasons for the corruption or damage of your PST files. There are many issues that can introduce deficiencies on your Outlook program. Software conflicts, lack of memory to run, etc. for example. These reasons can result in the crash of Outlook program while running it. Eventually, it can result in the corruption of data files used on this application. (These data files can be either .pst or .ost) Improper shutdown of the computer while processing Outlook is another possible reason for Outlook PST corruption.
  • Incomplete Transfer of PST Files: It is valid to you if you are about to receive a PST file from a network. It can be download from a network location also. If this transfer process got interrupted, you will get only a corrupted PST file. Even though, you can access some items from that PST file, you may miss several items. Here, you have no other option except PST file repair.
  • Improper File Recovery: As mentioned in the starting on the starting of this article, if you are using unreliable tools to recover deleted PST files, chances of getting PST corruption can get increased. You need to fix PST file corruption is such situations using tools such as PST Repair utility in order to get back your mails and other attributes.

Perhaps, you may be heard about Microsoft’s Outlook Inbox Repair tool (Scanpst.exe). This tool is available as a part of Microsoft’s Office suit for repairing corrupt PST files. Anyhow, this tool can only handle PST damage if the corruption severity is less. Otherwise, this tool may further damage files. If your PST corruption is severe, don’t worry; since PST Repair utility is far more advanced than Inbox Repair tool to perform Outlook PST repair in few steps.

What's the speciality of PST Repair tool?

  • Unlike Inbox Repair tool, this tool doesn’t directly work with corrupt PST files. Instead, it extracts data from such file and creates a virtual structure of that file. After repairing those data, it is getting pasted over such a virtual structure to get a healthy PST file.
  • Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003 and 2000 are different versions of Outlook application where you can use this utility to repair PST files created using these versions. Repaired PST files using this tool will be off 2003-2013 format to ensure easy importing.
  • This software works with all the new versions of Windows operating systems from Windows XP. Some supported Windows systems are Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and Windows sever 2003.
  • Using the demo version of this tool, you can get the real time preview of repaired mails. In order to save those items, you have to purchase the full version of this software.
  • If you don’t know the location of corrupted PST file on your computer, you can search for it using this tool. It is also valid even you are having multiple PST files.


Similar to PST there are other types of files like PSD which can get corrupt and becomes inaccessible due to numerous reasons. However, with the use of PSD Repair Software, you can easily fix a corrupt Photoshop file (.psd) on different OS platforms like Windows and Mac.

Steps to Fix Corrupt PST File

Step 1: Download and install this software on your computer and lauch it. Now, you can see its home screen, with three options.

PST Repair- Home Screen

Step 2: Browse for the corrupt PST file which you have to repair.

Outlook PST Repair- Browse PST File

Step 3: Now, select the scanning method based on the severity of PST corruption

Repair PST File- Scanning Method

Step 4: After file repair, you can see information regarding repaired PST file. To save that file, you have to purchase the full version of this software.

PST File Repair- Repaired PST