Tool to Fix Oversized PST File in Outlook

Requirements: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista Outlook Versions: Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010


What is an oversized PST file?

Outlook is one of the most popular application from Microsoft which is widely used today for managing and organizing personal or business emails, contacts, messages and many more things. Outlook stores all its emails, contacts, messages, notes, calendars, journals and all other items in a central location called PST files or personal storage table. This PST file has limitation to store data which depends on the version of Microsoft Outlook. For example MS Outlook 2000 has a size limit of 2 GB. And once the PST file exceeds its size, you may encounter error message like “File has reached its maximum size”. In this situation you will not be able to send and receive emails from your Outlook account. So if you are the one, who are having such type of problem, then need not to worry as there is very popular tool which is known as Inbox Repair Tool which can repair oversized PST file in just a matter of seconds. Go to this page to know more about how to repair corrupted PST file:

Once the PST file exceeds its predefined data storage limit, which depends on outlook version, it starts behaving strangely and displays error messages as mentioned below:

  • File path\ filename.pst could not be accessed.
  • Fatal error 80040818.
  • The set folders could not be opened.
  • Unable to display the folder, Outlook .pst could not be accessed, accessed denied.
  •  While sending message occurred error is, “Could not send message”.
  • “Outlook.pst cannot be accessed well, 0x80040116”

Oversized PST file also causes slow working of Outlook. In such kind of situation, no matter how hard you try, you will not be able to access the contents of PST file. This situation becomes worse in case there is no backup of PST file and you have any important email or message in it. It is needless to say that this type of incident will steal the peace of mind and you will start looking for a tool to fix oversized PST file. Inbox Repair Tool is the one of the most famous tool which can handle this type of issue very easily. The given link will take you to the page which will show how to repair Outlook file, go here:

Under severe corruption scenarios the Outlook inbox repair tool fails to recognize PST file. In this case this software helps in repairing such corrupted file. Inbox repai tool is capable enough to repair PST files created on Outlook 2010,2007,2003,2000 and can also repair OST files. With the help of this tool you can repair PST files that cannot be repaired using inbox repair tool of Outlook. It can also recover emails emptied from deleted item folders or deleted from any other folder of Outlook. It is an efficient application to repair password protected PST file with ease. It generates a brand new PST file in the format of Outlook 2003- 2010 and does not modify the original content of PST file. It is built upon an underlying advance and robust algorithm which helps in repairing of oversized PST file. With the help of this repair utility, you can repair Outlook 2007 archive PST file in a very efficient manner.

Requirements: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista Outlook Versions: Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010

Steps fix oversized PST files

Step 1: Download the free trial version of the software and install on your PC.  After launching the tool you have to choose one of the three options from Main Screen to choose PST file for repairing as shown in the figure 1.

Tool to Fix Oversized PST - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: From the next screen you have to locate the destination of oversized PST file by clicking on “Browse” button and then select one of the two scanning option as shown in the figure 2.

Tool to Fix Oversized PST - Select Scan Type

Figure 2: Select Scan Type

Step 3: When the software completes the repair process you can view the recovered data summary as shown in Figure 3.

Tool to Fix Oversized PST - View Recovered Outlook Data

Figure 3: View Recovered Outlook Data

Requirements: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista Outlook Versions: Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010