Outlook repair tools for fixing corrupted personal storage files

Outlook repair, Personal storage files

Fixing Personal files

Microsoft Outlook stores all the personal information, email messages, calendar and scheduling data in the Personal Information Store folder or in the Offline Folder if the user is working offline. These are the brain of the program; hence if these PST and Ost files get corrupted, Outlook will be technically dead. Outlook repair steps for the file corruption scenarios are easier though. Outlook tech support guides the users in carrying out the Outlook repair procedures.


Outlook repair procedures for Personal storage files

Outlook tech support guarantees that the file corruption issues of the Personal storage files can be fixed using the PST Inbox Repair Tool and OST Integrity Check Tool for PST and OST files respectively. These tools are included in MS Outlook.


PST Inbox Repair Tool


  • Close MS Outlook 2007.
  • Click the Start menu button, and go Run
  • Type scanpst.exe in the Run/ Find or Search for files, programs or folders text box.
  • Double-click or Select the Scanpst.exe file to open the Inbox Repair Tool.
  • Click Browse to navigate to the PST file or Type the path and the file name of the PST file. For example, PST can be located under C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12.
  • Click Start after locating the PST and the file scan will begin.
  • Click Repair after the file scan is complete.
  • Once the file is repaired you can see the message Repair Complete.
  • Restart Outlook.



OST Integrity Check Tool

Outlook repair, Personal storage files

Fixing Personal files


  • Close MS Outlook 2007.
  • Click the Start menu button, and go to Run/ Find or Search text box, depending upon your operating system.
  • Type scanost.exe in the Find or Search text box.
  • Select the Scanost.exe file to open the OST Integrity Check Tool. Launch the Scanost tool.
  • Select Scan all folders or you can choose to scan a single folder.
  • Check the Repair errors to have the tool automatically resolve issues that it finds during the scan option.
  • Click Begin Scan.
  • Once the scan is completed, open MS Outlook.
  • To view actions performed during the scan and repair Open Outlook, Select Deleted Items folder, and Open the message with the subject OST Integrity Check.


These tools will scan and repair the issues in both the storage folders. If the issue p

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