How can you Recover Contacts from OST File?

If you are an Outlook user, then you must know that Microsoft Outlook consists of several exciting features among which storing of contacts is the one. Contacts are usually stored in OST file of Outlook and can be fetched while user needs to contact the particular person. However, what if Outlook OST file becomes inaccessible somehow? This scenario is not the new one for Outlook user, isn’t it? But, in such situation, have you ever done anything to recover your contacts from inaccessible OST file? If not, then do it now as everybody knows how important the data present in the OST file can be for you. Just download Remo Convert OST to PST tool and recover OST contacts by converting it to PST file.

Why you need to convert OST file to PST file?

Basically, you cannot repair and recover OST file manually as there is a high risk of file getting damaged in more proportion. So, it is better to convert OST file to PST and solve the issue in easy way. For converting OST file to PST, you need some third party tool and Remo Convert OST to PST is the perfect one for this task. After conversion of OST to PST file, you can extract contents of .ost file completely, and can open Outlook emails of one system on any other PCs, and even transfer OST file data from Microsoft Exchange Server to Outlook files.

How contacts get deleted or lost from Outlook OST file?

OST file can get damaged due to several issues occurring within the system such as OST file getting oversized due to too many emails and other items contained in it, storing .ost file in corrupt PC hard drive sector, unexpected system termination due to sudden power surge, Outlook application failure due to malfunctioning, synchronization error between OST file and the exchange server, severe virus or malware infection, and many more which in turn forces the contacts to get deleted or lost. In this scenario, user does not find his or her contact lists that are stored in OST file. But now, you can simply recover contacts from OST file just by converting .ost to .pst file format and for doing so, Remo OST to PST converter always comes handy.

Capabilities of Remo OST to PST  Converter software:

  • Prominent OST contacts recovery tool that consists of strong and robust algorithm helps you convert OST to PST file on Outlook and recover contacts from OST file with ease
  • Converts even oversized, highly encrypted or password protected .ost file to .pst file and recover OST contacts from them when they become inaccessible somehow
  • Performs automated recovery process which will end up with just few steps as it provides very simple and easy user-interface
  • Can smoothly convert and fix Outlook 2013 OST file as well as the ones that are created on different Outlook versions after any sort of corruption or damage issues that occurs with the healthy .ost file
  • Runs well on different versions of Windows Operating System such as Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows server 2003 and 2008 and solves the issue on how to recover contacts from OST file instantly
  • After converting OST file to PST file, you can extract emails, journals, appointments, and so on along with contacts
  • You can perform instant preview of the extracted contacts from converted OST file with the help of inbuilt preview option
  • You have been facilitated with the demo version of product so as to help user analyze the capability of software before purchasing its paid version
  • Finally, you will get 24/7 technical assistance as a complimentary for solving any type of product related issues, if any


Follow these simple steps to convert OST to PST & recover OST contacts:

Step 1: Download Remo convert OST to PST software and install it on your Windows system. Run the tool and you will find main screen with 2 options, "Open OST File” and “Find OST File”. Click "Open OST File" option, if you know the location of OST file or click "Find OST File" to search for .ost file.

Recover OST Contacts - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Click on browse button to locate OST file that you want to convert and tap on "Next" button to start with the .ost to .pst file conversion process

Recover Contacts from OST File - Browse OST File

Figure B: Browse OST File

Step 3: As the tool converts OST to PST file, you can monitor the conversion and fixing process of OST file through the progress bar.

How to Recover Contacts from OST File - Progress Screen

Figure C: Progress Screen

Step 4: As soon as converting process gets finished, the application will pop up a confirmation message like “OST to PST File Conversion is Completed”. You can view the converted file along with complete extraction of file contents along with contacts. At last, browse the location to save the converted OST file along with recovered contacts.

Recover Contacts from OST - Save Converted OST File

Figure D: Save Converted OST File