recover emails from ost file

How to Retrieve Emails from OST File???

Have you ever been in a situation, wherein you have accidentally deleted / lost access to your important emails from your Outlook OST file? Do you want to know a best way to restore email from OST file? Can i recover emails from OST file which got corrupt during downtime? If you in trouble of finding solution to these queries then don't worry, you have landed to right place. Just read out this article and find out an easy way to retrieve emails from OST file.

Microsoft Outlook is an amazing utility through which many users exchange useful information in the form of emails. One major advantage of using MS Outlook application, is user can send emails in offline mode too. With this OST file, you can continue working on Outlook application even in case of no internet connectivity. Nevertheless, user may come across many problems with their emails when Outlook OST file gets corrupt or damaged. And once the OST file gets corrupt, you will not be able to access your vital emails. OST file from Outlook gets corrupt due to any of the below listed reasons:

  • Severe malware infection on Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Improper up-gradation of exchange server from older version to newer
  • Interruption in between while synchronizing emails with Exchange Server
  • Microsoft Exchange Server crashes due to hardware malfunction
  • Power failure while editing / opening an important email

These mentioned scenarios can cause inaccessability to emails and even you may mistakenly delete emails from OST file. The best way to get back those emails is by converting OST file to PST with the help of a reliable OST repair utility. One of the most recommended tool by industrial experts for converting exchange OST to PST for recovery of emails from OST file is Remo Convert OST to PST. It explains how to retrieve emails from OST file in a very fast and efficient manner.

Details of Remo Convert OST to PST app for recovering emails from OST file:

Remo Convert OST to PST wizard would be the right choice for you to resolve OST corruption related issues. This program has been specially designed and developed to resolve all issues associated with Outlook OST file. It will perform two task at a time i.e. first it will repair the corrupt OST file for recovering lost emails and later on it will convert the fixed OST file to a healthy PST. The application uses advanced built in algorithm to fix your severely corrupt / damaged OST file and in turn retrieve all deleted / lost emails from them. Other than emails, it also helps in recovering other Outlook elements such as Contacts, Calendars, Notes, Journals, Attachments, Tasks and so on. The main benefit of using this application is that, it works on read-only mode which ensures that no damaged or modification is made to your original OST file during the repairing process. Furthermore, it helps to restore mail from OST file created using any Microsoft Exchange versions including MS Exchange 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007 and Exchange 2010. The other version of thie software i.e., Remo Repair PST can be utilized to extract emails from corrupt PST file, and extract other Outlook items such as notes, calendar items, notes, journals, etc. from damaged or corrupted PST file.

Follow these tips to avoid OST file corruption:

  • Close Microsoft Outlook application properly
  • Never interrupt while synchronizing emails with MS exchange server
  • Remove server viruses from your computer using powerful antivirus program



Retrieve emails from OST file using the simple steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download and install Remo OST to PST Converter software to recover emails from OST file. 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 else use “Find OST File” option to search for your damaged OST file.

Recover Emails from OST File - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: After this, use the browse button to locate the OST file which needs to be repaired and click on next to start the repair process. This tool will fix your corrupt .ost file within a few minutes. It even safely convert the OST to PST and retrieve all Outlook elements including emails.

Restore Emails from OST File - Browse OST File

Figure B: Browse OST File

Step 3: The entire procedure can be monitored through the progress bar. It repairs as well as converts OST file to healthy PST.

Retrieve Outlook OST Emails - Progress Screen

Figure C: Progress Screen

Step 4: After the completeion of the OST 2 PST conversion process, the application displays a confirmation message like “OST file converted successfully”. It fixes OST file with ease. At last browse the location to save converted OST file and recover emails from OST file.

Outlook OST Email Recovery - Select Destination Path

Figure D: Select Destination Path