Common causes leading to OST corruption!

Posted on September 11, 2012
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Offline Storage Table or OST are the files that let users work offline as well in MS Outlook. When there is less or no network connectivity, OST files enable users to keep working and their emails are delivered as soon as there is enough internet connectivity. These files are exact replica of user mailbox and can serve as backup as and when required by the users.
There are various reasons that cause harm to OST files. These files become unstable, crash, inaccessible, lost or are damaged with no hope of repair. Here are few reasons that corrupt OST files:

Hardware reasons: OST files are usually stored in the user’s hard drive. Any issue with hard disk may leave OST files corrupted.

Software Reasons:

When you try to open a corrupt OST file, it gives following errors:

Microsoft has come up with inbuilt tools like OST check and Integrity tool that helps in repairing OST files. The best way to recover entire items is to convert OST2PST files. However, performing manual recovery requires in depth technical knowledge and lots of time. Usage of third OST to PST software is preferred. Easy to use, interactive and user-friendly, this software performs complete OST2PST file recovery within minutes. OST2PST software is also available in free trial edition, so that users can try and learn about the utility’s features before buying!

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