The software splits large-sized PST files located anywhere on the system into several small-sized PST files. This feature of Stellar PST Splitter software helps protect the PST files from corruption which frequently occurs due to oversized PST files. To split a PST file, you can select it either by ‘Add PST’ or ‘Drag & Drop’ option. Further, ‘Find PST’ option helps in locating all PST files present on the system.
The software provides ‘Split by Date’ option to split PST file by date. Use this option if you wish to split one or multiple PST files based on a date range. To split a single file, specify to create a new PST file of all emails sent or received in a date range or all emails sent or received in last 'n' number of months. To split multiple PST files, select them from different locations on your system or select the folder that contains PST files.
The software offers ‘Split by Size’ option to split large PST file into multiple PST files of smaller sizes. Use this feature to avoid corruption issues that arise due to oversized PST files. Select the PST from a single folder or different locations on your system. And then, split the PST file into multiple files of sizes such as 5 GB, 10 GB, 20 GB, 30 GB, or 50 GB.
Stellar PST Splitter software provides ‘Split by Email ID’ option to split Outlook PST file based on email ID. With this useful feature, you can create new PST files, with all the emails having a specified email id in fields such as ‘To’, ‘Cc’ or ‘BCc’ that are present in Outlook emails.
The software offers ‘Select & Split’ option to split the PST file based on specific folders. Here, with this option, you can select one or multiple folders present in the Outlook PST file and then split them into multiple PST files that consist of only the folders that are specified by you.
Stellar PST Splitter is a risk-free software that splits Outlook PST files without changing the structure or contents of the original PST files. Also, the original format of HTML and RTF email messages is preserved in the resultant PST files after splitting.
The software creates a log report of the entire PST files splitting process once the operation is complete. You can save the log report that will assist you in verifying the total number of items in the original PST files as well as the PST files that have been split.
The software provides an advanced option to split PST file into multiple PST files based on multiple date range. Here, multiple splitting tasks can be performed in a single operation. It also allows you to specify the locations to save the resultant PST files with respect to a different date range.
Embedded with advanced algorithm, Stellar PST File Splitter can split multiple PST files in a single process. The software can split PST files, either stored at one location or different locations according to two defined criteria that are ‘Split By Time’ and ‘Split By Size’.
With Stellar PST Splitter, you can create a batch file and save the preferences to split multiple PST files automatically in a hassle-free manner. The batch file consists of details that are necessary to split PST files automatically.
Can use only on a single system
MS Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007
Standard & Toolkit
End User License Agreement
English, German, French
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7
2 GB minimum (4 GB recommended)
250 MB of free space
You need to follow the below mentioned steps to split a single PST file:
You need to follow the below mentioned steps to split multiple PST files:
Open a new text file in Notepad.
To create a time-defined batch file, the format is:
Root location of first file;Destination location of first file; Start date of first file (in MM/DD/YYYY format);End date of first file (in MM/DD/YYYY format);Root location of second file;and so on...
To create a size-defined batch file, the format is:
Root location of first file;Destination location of first file;Size value of first file (in MB, acceptable values: 200, 300, 400,.....2000, no fractions accepted)
Make sure no space is inserted in the above parameters and the parameters are separated by semi-colons.
The software can split PST files associated with Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, and 2003.
Yes, the software maintains integrity of the original PST files while splitting them.
Yes, the software requires Outlook to be installed on the system in which PST file is being split.
The software allows you to search for PST file in specific drive or folder by using Find PST feature.
When a PST file is split based on ‘date range’, all contacts and calendar items are added to the newly created PST file. When PST file is split based on ‘size’, contacts and calendar items are added to any one of the PST file. You can check the log report for detailed outcome of the splitting process.
Stellar Splitter for Outlook splits large PST file into PST files of smaller sizes. Size of the split file depends on the version of Outlook installed. For Outlook 2007— the new PST is split at approx. 18 GB size. For Outlook 2010 & later versions, the new PST is split at approx. 45 GB to 48 GB in size.