Microsoft Outlook 2016, 2013 and 2010 stores all its data items, such as emails and their attachments, calendars, contacts, tasks, journals, etc. in a PST file. Once you configure and create an account in it, Outlook creates a PST file at a default location that is based on the version of Outlook the user is using. Nonetheless, there are situations when Outlook users fall in need of creating a new PST file.
Create new PST file in MS Outlook
To create PST file in Outlook 2016, 2013 and 2010, execute the steps below:
Note: If Outlook prompts to create a password-protected PST file, enter a strong
Password for the new PST file, verify the password and then click on the ‘OK ‘tab.
Finally, a new PST file is created in Outlook email client.