How to Fix Corrupt Outlook Mailbox

Updated on December 30, 2019

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Outlook is considered to be one of the most popular e-mail client that is used in many business and educational sectors for their day to day life. Any mail that is sent or received on Outlook is stored on mailbox, thus if you find any uncertain operation with your Outlook due to corruption of Outlook mailbox then this can disturb or even ruin your daily operations. However there are many reasons behind Outlook mailbox corruption and some of the major reasons behind corruption are as mentioned in below section.

  • Usually it is noticed that attachments that are enclosed with received mails may be infected one, and when this attachments are downloaded then it can infect other files in mailbox resulting in corruption of Outlook mailbox
  • PST file is very important file that is required for functionality of Outlook, but when there is any kind of damage or corruption to your PST file then it leads to corruption of Outlook mailbox, and you can't start Outlook when the PST file is corrupted. Some of the major reasons behind corruption of PST file are: damage of header information, improper usage of Outlook, abnormal termination and many others
  • When PST file size has reached its maximum limit then it results in corruption of Outlook mailbox and it pops up error message when opening Outlook profile

When this kind of situations occur then you might probably denied access to your Outlook mailbox or at times you may face uncertainties while using Outlook mailbox. Thus if you are facing any kind of problems with Outlook mailbox then, you can try to repair corrupted Mailbox using the Inbox Repair tool scanPST.exe provided by Microsoft. The location of the scanPST tool is different for different Outlook and Windows versions. The location of scanPST.exe in Outlook 2016 for 32 Bit Windows users is: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\root\Office16, and for 64 Bit Windows users, the path for the scanPST tool is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\root\Office16. For Outlook 2013 users, you can find the scanPST tool in: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15 for 64-Bit Windows users, and for 32-Bit Windows users, scanPST tool can be found in: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15. But, the inbox repair tool fails to fix the issues when the damage to the PST file is severe. In such cases, you need to rely on trusted third party repair tool like Remo Repair Outlook (PST) tool to fix corrupt Outlook mailbox and corrupted PST file.

Key features of Remo Repair Outlook (PST)

  • By making use of this powerful tool you can easily fix corrupted Outlook mailbox in order to recover all the mails that are lost due to corruption
  • Facilitates you with two types of scanning option which can be used depending on the severity of Outlook mailbox corruption
  • Has the ability to recover those mails that are either deleted or lost from the personal folders PST file
  • Utilizing this application you can easily retrieve emails from a damaged PST file as well as compressed PST file
  • If an encrypted PST file is corrupted then you can effortlessly repair the Outlook data files in order to recover emails contacts, notes, calendar events, RSS Feeds, and other objects from it
  • Fix Outlook mails that are corrupted on various Outlook versions such as Microsoft Outlook 2016, 2013, 2010, Outlook 2007, 2003, and 2000. And the tool is compatible with different version of Windows OS including the latest Windows 10, 8 & 8.1, 7, Vista, and previous versions
  • Free from virus infection and other malicious programs and more over the product is digitally signed

Useful tips:

  • As PST file is susceptible to virus infection, thus if you want to avoid mailbox corruption then you must make use of updated anti-virus to avoid malicious viruses from infecting PST file
  • Remove unwanted mails from mailbox because if the size of mailbox increases then it may lead to corruption
  • Do not terminate Outlook mailbox abnormally because some abnormal terminations can lead to corruption of mailbox
  • Check status of the Outlook profile. If it is damaged repair the damaged Outlook profile and rectify the error

Step by Step Guide to Fix Corrupt Outlook Mailbox

  • Download and install Remo Repair Outlook (PST) program on your computer
  • Launch the application and select any one of the options depending on your requirement- Open Default PST File, Select PST File Manually or Find All your PST Files
  • Now select Smart Scan if your mailbox is severely corrupted or else select Normal Scan
  • Provide destination path for storing repaired PST file and then click on Repair option
  • Once the repair process is finished you will get a summarized result where you can see the repaired and recovered personal folders file & its content

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