Repair OST in Windows 7

Remo OST to PST Converter - a free tool to convert corrupt or inaccessible OSt to PST file on Windows 7. This free tool comes very handy when the inbox repair tool scanPST.exe fails to fix the OST file. Download now for free, and preview the fixed OST file, and it's emails, contacts, RSS Feeds, etc.


Learn OST Repair Windows 7

Microsoft Outlook is the one of the mail application popularly used worldwide. Using this application user can maintain their personal emails, calendars, settings, journals and many more. Outlook items are saved in Outlook Data file i.e. .ost and .pst files. The file which contains all Outlook data in offline mode is termed as OST (Offline Storage Table). This is very useful application as user can access is Outlook items without internet connectivity. Once connected to internet, it automatically gets synchronized and gets converted to PST files which can be used to send or receive emails.

However, OST file is more prone to data corrupt situations and once it gets corrupted then you can access your important and valuable files. There are few circumstances which may lead to OST file corruption in Windows 7. They are listed as follows –

  • When OST file gets infected with harmful external threats such as virus, malware and spyware there are chances of OST file corruption.
  • Due to OST synchronization error also, file corruption is possible.
  • Abrupt termination of Outlook application when Synchronization process is going on may also results in OST file corruption.
  • Problems with Windows Registry may also cause OST file corruption.

Apart from these reasons, OST file can also get corrupt due to various other reasons, and become inaccessible. You can try to fix corrupt OST file with inbox repair tool scanPST.exe. However, scanPST.exe fixes only the minor issue sin the OST file, whereas it fails to fix when the severity of corruption is high. In such situations, it becomes necessary to convert such corrupted OST files to healthy PST files. Thus Windows 7 OST repair is possible by using some conversion tool like Remo Convert OST to PST.

Why should you use Remo Convert OST to PST?

Remo Convert OST to PST utility will help you in repairing OST in Windows 7 system effortlessly. It also has the ability to fix all sort of OST file corruption within few minutes. This tool is compatible with all latest versions of Windows Operating System including Windows 8.1 and Windows server 2003 and 2008. It is designed in such a way that anyone can user without any professional help. Apart from this, it provides 24X7 technical assistance to user to solve any queries regarding Remo product.

  • Ability in OST repairing Windows 7 system swiftly
  • Software to convert corrupt OST to PST and also repairs damaged or corrupted OST file to new healthy PST File
  • It also has the ability to restore all Outlook emails, folders, contacts, notes, appointments, journal, settings and many more
  • Capability to convert OST file even when it is password protected
  • Encrypted OST files can be effortlessly converted into healthy PST  file
  • Supports OST file created on Microsoft Exchange 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010

Precautions to be taken to avoid OST file corruption:

  • Keep multiple copies of important Outlook items to skip OST file corrupt situations.
  • Avoid interruption while synchronization process is going on.
  • Secure your system installing good antivirus utility.


Procedure to OST repair Windows 7:

Step 1: Download and install Remo OST to PST Converter software. Run the application by double clicking on desktop shortcut or via start menu. The main screen shows two options, "Open OST File” and “Find OST File”. Make use of "Open OST File" option to choose your OST file if you know its exact location or use “Find OST File” option to search for your OST file.

OST Repair Windows 7 - 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

Repair OST in Windows 7 - Browse OST File

Figure B: Browse OST File

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

Repairing OST in Windows 7 - Progress Screen

Figure C: Progress Screen

Step 4: Choose the destination location and Click on “Convert” option to start the conversion process. After conversion process, you’ll get a notification message like “OST file conversion completed”.

Windows 7 Repair OST - Select Destination Path

Figure D: Select Destination Path