How to Repair Outlook PST File Over 2GB

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Microsoft Outlook PST (Personal Storage Table) is a quite complex database that encloses emails, contacts, calendar events, tasks, RSS feeds and other attributes of Outlook mail application. PST files are used in versions of MS Outlook from 2000 to 2010 and it is considered to be the most secured format for storing complete details of Outlook. However, in early versions of Outlook (Outlook 2000 and Outlook 2002) all files are stored in ANSI format with maximum size of 2 GB.

Nevertheless, in spite of MS Outlook outstanding features and admirable attributes, at times there could be chance of losing data due to PST file corruption. There are numerous reasons under which PST file might get damage but the most common reason for PST corruption is oversized PST file i.e. PST file size crosses its limit 2 GB file. In such circumstance Outlook takes lot of time to open emails or other data. In some instances it may even take an eternity and finally pop up error messages such as "Reported Error 0*0004820", "Task Microsoft Exchange Server", "Error in Background Synchronization", "Errors have been noticed in Outlook.PST file. Therefore, exit all the email-enabled applications and run Inbox Repair Tool that is scanpst.exe", etc.

Are you one among those users who is looking for software to repair Outlook PST file over 2 GB? If yes, then don't worry your search ends with this page. Firstly, make use of inbuilt repair tool i.e, scanpst.exe by following below mentioned steps:

Steps to Use Inbuilt Inbox Repair Tool:

  • Initially open scanpst.exe application
  • Next click on "Browse" button to open and select oversized PST file to repair
  • Now hit on "Start" option to begin scanning process
  • Select the destination location to save repaired file

However, majority of times inbox repair tool fails to repair the PST file more than 2 GB, so in order to fix this issue you have to opt for trustworthy third party PST repair software like Remo Repair Outlook (PST). This application has the ability to fix bad PST file with in few clicks of mouse.

Incredible Features of Remo Repair Outlook (PST) Software:

This is one of the safest Outlook PST Repair tool that assures you that the PST file will not get damaged furthermore and retrieves all attributes of PST file such as calendar, RSS feeds, tasks, emails and many more without any complexity. It can also repair PST files created on all versions of Outlook such as Outlook 2010, 2007, 2000, 2003 etc. and even supports OST file repair. The software is compatible on all versions of Windows operating system including Windows 8 utmost ease. With the aid of this utility you can also recover missing folder in Outlook 2010 on laptop or computer within matter of minutes.

Safety Measures:

  • Create a backup of all PST files present in your computer before upgrading the operating system or even the Outlook application.
  • Make sure the Outlook application is terminated in a safe manner before you shut down the system.

Guidelines to Use Remo Repair Outlook (PST) Software:

Download the software and install it on your computer. Double click on shortcut icon created on desktop or laptop and run the application. Next, if you know the location of the PST file choose "Open PST file" and specify the PST file using Browse option. Otherwise, opt for "Find PST file" option and select the appropriate drive. Then choose the type of scan i.e. either Normal Scan or Smart Scan. Now, click on Next tab to start the repair process. And after the completion of repair process, specify the destination where you wish to save your PST file.