PST files can grow several GBs in size with routine usage of Outlook and backing up of mailbox data. Such large PST files lead to issues like Outlook freezing & crash, and ultimately get corrupted. Stellar PST repair software provides a fast and effective solution to repair corruption in large PST files.
Scanpst.exe is designed to repair inconsistencies in the data structure. But, these data structures are not aware of the organization of messages & calendar in the PST file. So, a PST file repaired with scanpst.exe may have a modified data structure. Stellar Repair for Outlook repairs the PST file and extracts mailbox data in original, intact form.
‘You may want to access the emails extracted from PST file without installing the Outlook client. Using Stellar PST repair software, you can export the repaired mailbox data in other file formats such as HTML, EML, MSG, RTF, and PDF and access it without Outlook.
This Outlook repair tool that helps to fix corrupted outlook PST files & makes possible to export the PST file into various formats.
This PST Repair software is smart and professional software that scans and recovers corrupt or inaccessible Outlook PST file.
SCANPST corrected some but not all errors in the main Outlook file. I had purchased a license of Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair. Repaired the main file, and then my email file was working again.
Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair is one of those tools that makes it extremely easy to open, repair, and extract information from corrupt PST files.
Stellar Outlook Toolkit has a very intuitive user interface that anyone should be able to understand. All tools work as advertised and can be updated easily by just clicking a button.
The tool can easily repair the severely corrupted PST files that are several GBs in size. Unlike scanpst.exe, which might freeze while repairing a large PST file or alter the repaired data, Stellar PST repair software can fix large-sized corrupted PST file without any limitation or technical issues.
After repairing PST file, the tool displays all mail items in a preview window, allowing the users to look through each item, including email body text, contacts, calendar items, embedded hyperlinks, and more. The Preview feature helps in verifying and selecting the items to be restored from the corrupted PST.
The software scans the PST file and retrieves emails and other mail items that were deleted from Outlook. Its powerful database parsing algorithm recovers even those items that were deleted prior to the corruption of the PST file. The software displays a preview of the deleted mailbox items after the repair process is completed.
After scanning a corrupted PST file, the tool allows to save the scanned information in DAT file. You can load the DAT file in the software and recommence the PST repair process without the need to rescan the PST. This helps in performing the repair task in two different stages at different times.
>In addition to repair, you can also split and compact a PST file by using Technician edition of the software. Splitting and compaction of PST file help in optimizing Outlook performance, increase manageability and reduce the chances of corruption due to file size.
>Technician edition of the software can also export the mailbox data from PST file to Office 365. This feature is helpful if you’re using cloud email and need to export the mail items from your PST to Office 365.
Step 1: Launch Stellar Repair for Outlook. Click Select Outlook PST in Home tab. A pop-up screen will appear to Browse or Find the PST file for recovery.
Step 2: Click Browse if you know the location of the PST file. Or, click Find to search the PST. Next, click Repair to initiate the PST recovery process.
Step 3: The software is scanning the corrupt PST file. The estimated scan duration depends upon the size of PST file and extent of corruption.
Step 4: After the scanning is completed, the software previews the restored Outlook mailbox items in the Left pane. You can click the folders to preview the items.
Step 5: Select a specific folder or all items for recovery, and click Save Repaired File. Select PST file format from the pop-up window. Click Browse and then click OK to save the mailbox data.
I used Stellar's PST recovery software for a very old PST file that we need access to years later & it was corrupted. The software worked very well at repairing the file. I'm very happy with my experience & highly recommend it to anyone to fix PST
Stellar Repair for Outlook repaired my 30 GB of emails and restored them to MS Outlook. They spent time with me throughout the process which was beyond the call of duty. I recommend them to anyone anywhere.
I am happy to say that the data was successfully recovered. I purchased the PST repair software as the last risk of attempting to recover data from a .pst file for a worried client, who didn't have much hope, but this tool got us rid of this situation.
MS Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003, and earlier versions
Professional, Technician, & Toolkit
End User License Agreement
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7
2 GB minimum (4 GB recommended)
250 MB of free space
Following are the steps to repair PST file by using Stellar software:
Demo version of the software lets you scan and preview the mailbox data stored in the corrupt PST. It shows you complete preview of email body text, deleted emails, embedded hyperlinks, calendar, tasks, journals, and contacts.
The repair time depends upon the size of the PST file and extent of corruption.
The software lists down all the restored Outlook mailbox items in the Left pane of the Preview window. It display Contacts and Calendar distinctly in bold letters. You can click the letters to preview contact and calendar details.
The steps to repair a password-protected PST are same as those used for repairing a normal PST file. Please refer to the answer of Question 1 in this FAQ section.
The software can repair large PST files up to 40 GB in size.
Yes, you can repair PST file of Outlook 2010 using the software and save mail items in a new PST. You can then import this restored PST in Outlook 2019 and access your mailbox data.
Yes, Technician edition of the software can repair PST and export it to Office 365.
Yes, the software can repair PST files that you are unable to fix using scanpst.exe or Inbox Repair Tool
Yes, the software can repair severely corrupt or very large PST files which usually cannot be fixed using Inbox Repair tool.