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Requirements: Windows 7/8/XP/Vista/Server 2003/Server 2008 operating systems
Outlook Versions: Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010

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Easily Fix OST on Outlook 2003

Offline Storage Table which is commonly known as OST file. As you know that it is an offline file format therefore, you can easily access and store any information at any time in an offline mode. OST file is an independent file extension which does not depend on the Exchange Server for its functioning. All the files created on MS Outlook 2003 in an offline mode are saved as .ost file type. Outlook 2003 is a popular application for emailing purpose, managing contacts and scheduling meeting. Outlook 2003 is mainly used for maintaining all the business related activities on day to day basis. This tool is efficient and able to create great collaborative environment in order to channelize all the activities in synchronized form. Outlook 2003 enables you to use Windows RPC feature over HTTP feature in order to provide remote access to Exchange for your users. Combined with Cached Exchange Mode, provides you the benefit to use a copy of your Exchange mailbox on your local computer. Due to this advantage you will be able to access Exchange from environments in which network connectivity is slow, inconsistent, or non-existent. OST files are also get corrupted alike all other file extensions. The causes for OST file corruption differ from situation to situation but the most common and prominent cause for OST file corruption is when your system get crashed due to any internal or external reason. But in addition to this there are many other scenarios that are accountable for OST file corruption. Some of the important scenarios are stated below:

File header corruption: - Header of any OST file is very important as it contains all the vital information about a particular file. Header of any file contains the information such as name of the file, date at which file has been created, size of the file and file format under which file has been saved. If you make any changes manually or by using any third party header editing application can damage the file structure of a particular OST file header. Once your file gets corrupted it becomes inaccessible and it refuses to open.

Abnormal termination of Outlook application: - Generally you quit Outlook application by clicking on "Exit" or "Close" option. However, it may happen that your Outlook application shuts down abnormally due to power fluctuation or due to system error. If this situation arises at the time when you are accessing any OST file then in that case that particular file is likely to get corrupted or damaged. Abnormal termination of Outlook application is a serious issue because once your file gets corrupted by this then the immunity of that particular file will decrease drastically due to which you may face problem in repairing it properly.

Accessing large number of e-mails at one particular time: - If you open large number of e-mails together at same point of time then there are more chances that your OST files will get crashed and refuses to open properly. This activity is known as “E-mail bombarding”. Due to this activity your MS Outlook gets dead-lock and your system will shut down abnormally. Therefore, there is 100% surety that if you open large number of OST files together then your OST file will get corrupt severely.

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Hence, these are some of the major scenarios which are completely responsible for OST file corruption. Once your OST file gets damaged, you will see many error messages are popping-up on your screen which is restricting you from accessing that particular OST file. Some of the most common error messages are mentioned below:

“Cannot open default email folders. The file your_file.ost is not an offline folder file.”
“Unable to display the folder,[path]Outlook.ost could not be accessed, access denied."
"An error has occurred which caused the scan to be stopped. No changes have been made to the scanned file."

Therefore, these are some of the error messages which you will see once your OST file gets corrupted. The most common method of resolving the issue of error messages is that you need to restart your MS Outlook once again. Even after restarting it if you are getting same error message over and over again then in that situation it is essential that you fix the problem of file corruption by using professional OST repair tool. But remember one thing that repairing corrupted OST file by using any third party repairing software is the last and final resolution. If you follow some of the precautionary measures then you can easily protect rest of the healthy OST file from corruption. Some of the precautionary measures are as follows:

You can always follow above mentioned precautionary measures in order to protect all other OST files which are in healthy condition. But in case of already corrupted file, you need to use PST Repair Tool in order to fix it as soon as possible. This is the most reliable and effective OST file fixing tool which can fix severely damaged and corrupted OST file within a short span of time. Thus, you can efficiently fix corrupt OST file in a healthy condition. By the help of this software, you can preview fixed items through Outlook style browser view. The best features of this tool are that it easily fixes password protected and highly encrypted any corrupted OST file. Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010 are compatible by this utility. Therefore, this tool can easily repair Outlook 2010 OST. This tool also supports Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008. This software can even repair those files that cannot be fixed using in-built Outlook scanpst inbox repair tool. Note: This application repairs your OST file but it saves your OST file into PST file format.

Guidelines for using this software efficiently and effectively are as follows:

Step 1: Download and Install trial version of this software for free of cost and launch it by double-clicking the shortcut icon to repair OST file. After launching it, the software will start processing. Once it start running, a new window will pop-up where you need to upload your corrupted OST file by selecting appropriate option among "Open OST File", "Find OST File" or "Select Outlook Profile" options. If you know your file location then click on Open OST File option or else you can click on Find OST File option if you don’t know your file location. Click on Select Outlook Profile only when you have multiple Outlook profiles or profiles for multiple users on your system as shown in Figure 1

Fix OST on Outlook 2003 - Main Window

Figure 1 : Home Screen

Step 2: Once you select any one from these options then a new window will appear related to the option that you had selected where you need to click on "Next" option in order to move on to the next processing level as shown in Figure 2

NOTE: All the steps shown here are related to Find OST File option. Therefore, if you want to know the steps related to Select Outlook Profile then visit to fix OST on Outlook 2007 page.

Fix OST on Outlook 2003 - File selection Window

Figure 2 : Find and upload corrupted OST file

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Step 3: As soon as you click on next button, a new window will appear where you will see two scanning option "Normal scan" and "Smart scan". You have to select any one scanning method according to your requirement. Once you are done with it, you need to click on "Browse" button in order to select the destination path for storing repaired OST file which will get repaired and save as PST file format. At last, you need to click on "Repair" button in order to start the repair process as shown in Figure 3

Fix OST on Outlook 2003 - Scanning method selection Window

Figure 3 : Scanning method selection window

Step 4: Once the repair process is completed, a new window will appear where you can preview header of repaired file under tree format. Not only this, but also you can view the summary of the repaired file as shown in Figure 4

Fix OST on Outlook 2003 - Preview Window

Figure 4 : Repaired file previewing window

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Requirements: Windows 7/8/XP/Vista/Server 2003/Server 2008 operating systems
Outlook Versions: Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010