How Can I Repair Inbox.dbx File?

Inbox.dbx file repair

DBX is a database file used in Microsoft Outlook Express application to store your important mailboxes. These files are very reliable and used to save important Outlook elements such as emails, contacts, journals, attachments etc; All DBX files have their own file name with extension for example inbox.dbx, sent.dbx, drafts.dbx and so on. Sometimes your inbox.dbx file helps you to hold personal and sensitive data such as credit card records and personal information and any corruption or damage to these files results in many hardships. However to overcome inbox.dbx file corruption many industry experts have designed a wonderful application called "Remo Recover Outlook Express (DBX)".

Common reasons for DBX file corruption:

  • Storing mails in inbox.dbx file even after it reaches its maximum size limit
  • Sudden power failure while using Microsoft Outlook Express application
  • Malware infection on inbox.dbx file resulting in file corruption
  • Interruption while copying or moving your inbox.dbx file
  • Microsoft Outlook Express application failure, hardware error, operating system reinstallation etc are few other reasons

Remo Recover Outlook Express (DBX):

Remo Recover Outlook Express is a safe, effective and result oriented utility that helps users to repair inbox.dbx file with ease. This application repairs .dbx files created on Outlook Express version 4, 5, 5.5 and 6 versions. More to this one can use this tool to recover emails and other Outlook attributes such as notes, contacts, journals, calendar entries etc. Furthermore the tool has the capability to fix DBX files irrespective of its file size.

Salient features of the application:

  • Remo Recover Outlook Express (DBX) is safe, effective and result oriented software
  • It is read only application that ensures your DBX files is neither damaged or modified
  • It repairs DBX files and recovers deleted emails by default
  • After repair completion, you can restore emails using drag and drop method
  • Free technical assistance is provided to all its users round the clock
  • Repairs DBX file that appears blank and doesn't show any contents

Useful Tips and Tricks:

Try to store minimal number of e-mails inside your Inbox / Sent DBX files. Disable automatic background compact operation. Avoiding using your Windows computer while performing compact operation, make use of anti-virus products to remove virus from your computer. Backup your important DBX files on a regular basis. Never interrupt while exporting or importing mails from your Outlook Express DBX file

Note: Remo Recover Outlook Express comes with trial version using which you can randomly select and recover three emails which in turn assists you in evaluate the performance of the software before actual purchase


Follow these steps to recover seleted Outlook folder:

Step 1: Download and install the software to your Windows system. Run the application and specify the inbox.dbx file that you want to repair.

How to Repair Inbox.dbx - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Next specify the destination path to store your repaired DBX file, set the compression level if required and click on "Ok" tab, to complete repair process.

Repair Inbox.dbx - Select Destination

Figure B: Select Destination