How to Convert Exchange 2010 OST to PST?

Change Outlook 2010 OST file to PST

Are you looking for a way to convert OST to PST exchange server 2010? Don’t worry; here is an excellent solution for it. Just have a look these following sections carefully, they a detailed information on OST to PST conversion.


OST is an Offline Storage Table. It’s a data base file used for storing Outlook data temporarily. It comes into picture while working in Outlook on an offline mode. Whatever changes are applied to Outlook during offline mode will be saved in OST file and right after internet connection is available everything gets updated to exchange server. OST is a most useful file; if you often work in offline mode on your Outlook then OST plays a very important role.

Since OST file often updates everything to exchange server, it never stays intact. This will negatively impact on its stability and eventually OST gets corrupted. Therefore to prevent such issues most of the users usually convert OST to PST. Well, in order to export data from OST file to PST exchange 2010, you have to make use of an excellent third party conversion application. One of the most trusted and highly powerful tools is Remo OST to PST converter. This is an amazing utility developed to export data from OST file to new created PST file. The application automatically scans OST file and then it creates a new PST file, right after creation of PST file; it exports entire OST file’s data to PST. Since the app does not convert the same OST file to PST, this tool is regarded as non destructive tool, which is quite unique factor.

Why OST files are usually converted?

As already told above that OST file has several drawbacks, it often gets corrupted resulting in inaccessibility of data that’s been stored in it. Let’s discuss few important scenarios under which OST file is corrupted.

  • Virus infection: Infection of harmful viruses can cause severe damage to OST file. Virus can enter your system through various means like when you visit any suspicious website or an external storage media containing virus is connected to PC. Once it is entered, it infects the files and makes them inaccessible.
  • Errors While Synchronization: At the time of synchronization of OST file with Exchange Server 2010, if suddenly an error is occurred or else PC terminates then OST file may get corrupted.
  • Frequent System Shut Down: While working on OST file, if the computer shuts down improperly and in case this type of error is occurred frequently then OST file will get corrupted.

OST file may get damage on account of all these above described circumstances; hence by converting to PST file you can avoid losing important information.

Outstanding Features of Remo OST to PST Converter Application:

Remo OST to PST converter is fastest app, which exports entire data of OST file to PST Exchange 2010 in a very short time frame. The application can export OST files that have been created on MS Exchange 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003 and 2007. It can be installed on various versions of Windows operating systems including Microsoft Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 7, Vista, etc. After converting to PST file, the software successfully recovers emails, contacts, folders, notes and many more. Demo version of this app exists, which can be used to measure the performance of product. If you are satisfied with it then get its licensed version.


Steps to use Remo OST to PST converter:

Step 1: Download Remo OST to PST Converter software and install the same to your Windows computer. Run the application by double clicking on the shortcut icon or via start menu. Main screen appears on your computer screen which displays 2 options, "Open OST File” and “Find OST File”. Click on "Open OST File" option, if you know the exact location of OST file or Click on "Find OST File" to search for your Outlook OST file.

Export OST to PST Exchange 2010 - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: After this, use browse button to locate the OST file which needs to be converted and click on next to start the process

Convert Exchange 2010 OST to PST - Browse OST File

Figure B: Browse OST File

Step 3: Moniter OST to PST coversion process through progress bar.

Convert OST to PST on Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 - Progress Screen

Figure C: Progress Screen

Step 4: After the completeion conversion process, the application displays a confirmation message like “OST file conversion completed”. At last browse the location to save converted OST file.

Conversion of OST to PST on Microsoft 2010 Exchange - Select Destination Path

Figure D: Select Destination Path