Inbox Repair Tool not Responding



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

Review

Inbox repair tool is an application provided by Microsoft along with the Office suite. This is located by default in your Program Files. As the name itself specifies, this tool is used to repair corrupted PST file. This helps to troubleshoot only the minor corruptions in the PST file. The header of the PST file may get corrupted when you upgrade Outlook. The inbox repair tool starts to repair from the header and will reset the file structure and rebuild the headers of the file. Microsoft Outlook repair utility is not a powerful recovery tool to fix corrupted PST.

Common reasons for the corruption of the PST file are

The size limit of the PST file in case of Outlook 2002 is 2 GB. As soon as the PST file exceeds 2 GB, it is prone to corruption. The size limit of the PST file however has been changed in the later versions of Outlook. It is updated to 50 GB in MS Outlook 2010. After this enhancement in the PST file too, it is subjected to corruption when you don’t organize the emails in separate folders and clean up the emails and compact the PST file periodically. This might decrease the chances of corruption and prevent the PST file from exceeding the maximum size limit. There are many other causes for the corruption of the PST file like improper exit of Outlook, virus attack etc. The essential precaution that is to be taken to repair corrupt or oversized PST file is to use the inbox repair tool. There are various reasons due to which scan PST stops responding. One of them is size limit of the PST file and the other is severe corruption of the PST file. In such cases, the Microsoft Outlook repair utility fails to fix the issue and it becomes essential to use a pst repair utility to fix PST file when Microsoft Outlook freezes.

By using Microsoft Outlook repair utility, you can repair severely corrupted PST file from Windows 7, which makes sure that the PST file is not further corrupted by creating a new PST file. This software also repair PST file on Windows 7, for more information go ahead. This software is built with advanced algorithm and is a comprehensive PST repair tool that will recover Outlook data. With the help of this tool you can easily fix oversized PST file with ease. To find out more information regarding oversized PST repair visit here: http://www.inbox-repair-tool.org/fix-oversized.html.

You can also use this application to fix not responding Outlook application of various versions such as Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010 on Windows system efficiently. If you want to fix corrupt or inaccessible PST file after Outlook 2003 application is not responding, then use this link http://www.inbox-repair-tool.org/outlook-2003-not-responding.html.

Necessary steps to recover Outlook which is not responding:

Step 1: Install demo version of Inbox Repair Tool and launch it by double clicking on the executable file.

You will get 3 options i.e., OPEN PST FILE, FIND PST FILE and SELECT OUTLOOK PROFILE as shown in Figure a.
Click on “OPEN PST FILE” option when you know the location of the corrupt PST file. Browse and select the corrupted file.
Click on “FIND PST FILE” option when you don’t know the location of the corrupt PST file. The software helps the user find the PST file easily
Clicking “OUTLOOK PROFILE” option to select a PST file based on a profile.

Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: In this step you get two options as shown in Figure b.
Normal Scan: This option is selected when the PST file has minor corruption or when Outlook refuses to open due to PST error
Smart Scan: This option is selected when the PST file is severely corrupted. Selecting this option can recover deleted emails, contacts, tasks and other PST components.
Select your option and click on “Repair” to begin the repair process.

Scan Option Selection

Figure 2: Select Scan Option

Step 3: Once the repair process is completed, you can preview the recovered PST file data as shown in Figure c. This image shows you that your corrupted PST has been repaired.

Preview emails

Figure 3: View Recovered Outlook Data

Once, satisfied with the results, you can buy the full version of the Inbox repiar tool to repair corrupted PST file.

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