Microsoft Outlook 2007 allows users to send and receive emails for both official as well as personal purposes. Apart from email, it also provides other amazing features like save contacts, organize task, schedule meetings and manage many other activities. The best thing about MS Outlook 2007 is that it enables users to deal with Outlook elements even when there is no internet connection. This is made possible with the help of OST (Offline Storage Table) file. An Outlook OST file is created when Microsoft Outlook collaborates with Exchange server. All the changes or modifications made to the OST file when the server is down will be automatically synchronized to the MS Exchange Server after retrieving the internet connectivity.
Despite of so many benefits, users sometimes face strange problems while accessing OST files and folders due to problems of corruption and damage. After facing such circumstances, users cannot access single files present in OST. There are several reasons because of which OST file gets corrupt or damage. The main ones are discussed below:
OST files get damaged due to all the reasons discussed above. Apart from these, there are numerous other known and unknown reasons for causing OST files to get corrupted. The only way to get rid of such problematic circumstances is by converting OST file to PST file in Outlook 2007.
You can safely convert OST to PST files using some third party tool. One such reliable utility present online is the Remo Convert OST to PST. The tool is especially designed for converting offline OST file to PST either it is in healthy or corrupt state. It works in such a way that it can perform conversion of all OST elements like important emails, calendars, notes, and contacts, drafts, sent items etc. from your inaccessible OST file into a PST file in just a few minutes. It supports conversion of OST file created on any MS exchange versions such as MS Exchange 5.0, Exchange 5.5, Exchange 2000, 2003, 2007 and Exchange 2010.
Step 1: Download and install Remo Convert OST to PST tool in your Windows system. Run the application by clicking on the start menu. The main screen displays options “Open OST file” and “Find OST file”. If you know the exact location of your OST files then Click on “Open OST file” option else click “Find OST file”.
Figure A: Main Screen
Step 2: Browse and click on the OST file which needs to be converted and then click “Next” to start the process.
Figure B: Browse OST File
Step 3: You can see the conversion process via progress bar.
Figure C: Progress Screen
Step 4: After converting the OST file to PST, save it to any location of your PC.
Figure D: Save Converted File