Recover Lost Outlook Emails

Emails are mostly preferred to communicate as they are fast and quickest way to stay in touch with person of business as well as personal lives. To access emails in simple and better way, most of the users prefer Microsoft Outlook as email client developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is a package in MS Office and released along with Windows OS. They are important for building up good business network because of its widespread reach and they are also secure, economical and instant deliverable. Size limit of a file varies depending upon the versions of MS Outlook and hence sometimes these files get corrupted & Outlook inbuilt tool fails to respond & cannot fix PST file. But you can fix this problem using PST repair tool. Read about the recovery of the adversely affected Outlook file after scanpst.exe fails to respond on from emails, Outlook also includes other attributes like contacts, journals, RSS feeds, reminders, calendars, etc.

No matter whatever you do to keep your Outlook file safe, somehow it gets corrupted or deleted like any other file. Any corruption or error in Outlook will create data loss. Outlook files are located in hard drive in the form of PST files. PST file may get corrupted due to virus attack, accidental deletion, oversize PST file, unknown errors like 0x80040119, 0x80040600, etc. Even if you upgrade Outlook versions then also your files may get corrupted. No need to worry as you can repair Outlook Inbox by using repair PST tool that effectively fixes & then recovers all the information that are present in the PST file.

Let us discuss some scenarios that results in loss of emails:

  • Synchronization error : While synchronizing mails  between OST & PST files stored on Microsoft Exchange Server, if you encounter any kind of error then there is a chance of losing  some or all your emails from Outlook.

  • Corrupted Emails: If harmful or infectious virus infects email in your Outlook profile, then they might severely damage the entire Outlook files when you access them.

  • Oversized Outlook files: Versions before MS Outlook 2003 has been assigned a limited size of 2GB and when PST file exceeds its limit, there is a high chance of Outlook file corruption making emails inaccessible. You will also be unable to add new emails to the Outlook profile.

  • Deleting emails accidentally: You may accidentally press “Shift + Delete” to delete mail messages from inbox & sent items or simply delete them & later emptied Deleted Items folder.  This way emails will lose forever & you need recovery program to restore deleted Outlook emails back. Explore more.

How to recover lost outlook emails? This might be the only question arising in your mind because it may contain important mails related to office works. Better keep a backup of important file so that you can use that file even after data loss. If you don’t have any back up then try for inbox repair tool Scanpst.exe which is an inbuilt tool, but it will not work in case of severe corruption. In such case, best way to restore data back is to use PST repair tool. This application employs a proficient way to fix Outlook file corruption issues. This user friendly and non-destructive software, enables you to efficiently perform fixing of broken Outlook PST files by creating replica of broken PST file. It is an advanced utility which supports all versions of MS Outlook such as 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010.

Just follow the simple steps to perform recovery program to restore back lost emails:

Step 1: After launching the application, a main screen displays 3 options “Open PST file”, “Find PST file” and “Select Outlook Profile”. You have to select one of the options based on your need.

Recover Lost Outlook Emails - Main Screen

Step 2: Now, select the damaged Outlook PST file after that select the scanning mode and then click on “Repair” button to start scanning program. At the end of the process, you can preview lost emails recovered from repaired PST file.

Recover Lost Outlook Emails - Preview Screen