Outlook Inbox Repair Tool

  • Repair severely damaged / corrupted Outlook inbox (PST file)
  • Repair corrupt PST email archives and recovers emails, attachments, contacts, calendar items, tasks, notes etc.
  • Repair PST file, which is corrupted due to 2 GB file size limit
  • Recover emails even after deleting them permanently from "Deleted Items" folder

Repair Inbox

Repair Outlook PST software is far more advanced than Inbox Repair Tool or Scanpst.exe provided in the Outlook. This Outlook inbox repair tool scans the corrupted PST file and recovers emails, email folders, contacts, calendar items, notes, attachments and other Outlook related information into a new .pst file.


  • Repair Outlook inbox, which is corrupt or damaged from Microsoft Outlook 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010
  • Repair PST files that cannot be repaired using inbox repair tool in Outlook (Scanpst.exe)
  • Fix password protected PST files effectively
  • Repair inbox in Outlook 2003-2010 format which can be easily imported to Outlook
  • Ability to repair compressed or encrypted PST files
  • The repaired items can be previewed through Outlook style browser view
  • Option to search for the PST file, when you do not know the exact location of the PST file

Common scenarios in which Outlook Inbox gets corrupted

Major reason for data loss in Microsoft Outlook is corruption. Outlook inbox gets corrupted due to the following reasons

Corruption of inbox.pst file: Viruses, human error, and software malfunction cause Inbox corruption. Opening and modifying inbox folder improperly  may also lead to corruption

Improper system shutdown: Inbox may get corrupt when you shutdown the system improperly before exiting the Microsoft Outlook

Common reasons for inbox corruption: Corruption of the Microsoft Office inbox folder is caused when

  • Outlook PST file exceeding  2 GB size limit in Outlook 2000
  • Outlook PST file shared over a network
  • PST file header gets corrupt
  • While compacting a PST archive

Process: How to Repair Outlook Inbox?

Note: Use "Smart Scan" option to recover the emails in case of severe PST file corruption.

Related Information

Repair Outlook 2010 Pst File
Outlook 2010 is the most latest email client available from Microsoft. The need for larger PST file sizes was addressed in Outlook 2010, in which now a 50 GB PST file size can be achieved. If your PST files which are large in size are corrupted you would need a strong PST repair software to repair and recover data off them. Remo Repair Outlook PST has been tested under various corruptions and large file sizes and has proved to be one of the most outstanding product available for repairing a damaged PST.

How to Repair Corrupt 2gb Pst File
During the earlier versions of Outlook like Outlook 2000, the PST file size limit was set at 2 GB, beyond which usually the PST files use to get corrupted. If you have a corrupt PST file of Outlook 2000, which is corrupt due to 2GB file size limit, you need to use the repair tool for Outlook provided by Remo and once the file is repaired instead of using it again on Outlook 2000, you will need to upgrade to a newer version of Outlook to avoid this kind of corruption in the future.

PST Repair
An Outlook PST file holds a lot of information like emails, attachments, meeting schedules, tasks, contacts, etc., losing them due to a PST corruption can lead to a heavy data loss. Remo Software brings to you two different utilities to assist you in these cases, one called Remo Repair Outlook PST to perform PST repair and the other one is called Remo Outlook Backup which is used to avoid such situations in which you will have to end up repairing a PST file.

Recover Data from Corrupt NTFS Partition
Partition corruption can lead to severe data loss. The corruption can happen due to chkdsk errors, improper shutdown, important Windows system file corruption leading to file system corruption or due to any third party application. When partition is corrupted all the information including document files, media files, system files and files like Outlook PST are totally lost. To recover you would need to follow certain instructions provided on this page.

See also:

Repair corrupted PST file to get your emails back from Outlook Version 11