Repair OST File

March 24, 2015 Off By Tom

Overview of OST:

Microsoft Outlook application is widely used software mainly for communication purpose through emails. Apart from sending and receiving emails, this application provides user with calendar, journal, events, appointments, settings, RSS feeds and many other outlook items.  In some large companies, this application is used with Microsoft Exchange server which is an email client to take the advantages of Microsoft Outlook items.

The main advantage of Microsoft Server Exchange is that it allows user to work in Offline mode when internet connectivity is not there. MS Outlook will create same replica of mailbox from the server called Offline Storage Table (OST). The work done offline will be stored in OST folder and when internet connection is available it will automatically get synchronized with the Microsoft Exchange Server. This synchronization process will update all changes made offline in the server mailbox.

However, user may face some challenges related to OST file. Due to some unknown reasons OST file may get corrupted and user may not be able to access OST file. At certain situation, user may try all possible way to fix OST file but may be unsuccessful. Now onwards, user need not be panic because such issues can be fixed safely using some conversion tool.

Why OST Conversion Tool is needed?

Whenever you come across OST file corruption you may need some trustworthy conversion tool to repair corrupted or damaged OST file. This conversion tool will safely convert OST to PST file and rebuilt it. No you might be thinking why conversion tool is required rather than repairing tool? Actually speaking, there is not tool available in market to repair OST file directly as repairing OS file is not an easy task. Thus it can be fixed by converting it into PST file within few simple steps.

Why Remo Convert OST to PST Tool?

Remo Convert OST to PST software has the ability to convert corrupted or damaged OST to healthy PST file within few simple steps. It can also convert healthy OST file to PST file as per user need. This software along with converting also recovers all Outlook emails, journals, notes, settings, calendar and many others. This converting software has the ability to repair password protected OST files with great ease.

Using this software, user can easily convert and repair OST files which are highly encrypted. It supports OST file created using latest versions of Microsoft Exchange 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010. It works smoothly on all latest versions of Windows Operating System including Windows 8. This software works on read only mode thus while converting OST file original content are not modified. In case, user is facing any problem can contact technical help.

Remo Convert OST to PST software supported General scenarios:

  • Synchronization Error: As we know, when internet is available the work done offline will automatically get synchronized and all the change made will be updates in the Microsoft Exchange mailbox. Thus if any sort of interruption is occurred then there are chances that OST file may get corrupted. Due to which user are not able to access OST file.
  • Header File Corruption: Header File is the most important component of OST file which contains information regarding the file that helps to open it. Hence, any sort of damage caused to header file of OST file can lead to OST file corruption.
  • Upgradation of Server: If administrative person upgrades older version Exchange Server to newer version so as to improve performance of email access then it is possible that OST file present in mailbox may get corrupted. Hence OST file cannot be accessible to the user and cause huge loss of data.
  • Other Factors: Other Factors that cause OST file corruption are abrupt termination of system, sudden Outlook termination, power spikes and many more causes.

Do’s and Don’ts:

  • Upgradation of Microsoft Exchange Server should be done properly without any disturbance in the process.
  • Avoid abrupt termination of Microsoft Outlook application and system.
  • Synchronization process should not be interrupted.

(NOTE: Be careful while erasing any files when working offline mode because once internet connection is available then the changes is made automatically. Thus those erased files are also deleted from the server mailbox. If accidentally any files are erased then it can lead to data loss situation.)