Make your inaccessible PST files ‘accessible’ with Remo Repair PST

Unable to access your PST file after upgrading to Windows 10? Use Remo Repair Outlook (PST) to easily repair your corrupt PST file and recover all Outlook attributes securely.

In recent times, millions of users have switched from an older version of Windows OS to Windows 10. But, after upgrading to Windows 10, many users are unable to access their Outlook PST file. When they login to their Outlook, they come across with the following error messages.

“Cannot start Microsoft Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window. The set of folders cannot be opened. File access is denied. You do not have permission required to access the file C:\Users\user name\Documents\Outlook Files\Outlook.pst”.

Why does this happen?

Latest updates reveal that Microsoft has the permission to access Outlook PST file according to the username logged in, so when the user switches from local account to the Live, MSN or Outlook account we could see this error. This happens because the PST files have got corrupted. Hence, they become inaccessible.


Fix Corrupt / Inaccessible PST File with Remo Repair Outlook (PST)

Not all issues can be resolved manually especially in cases like above. The severity of the corruption cannot be undermined. With Remo Repair Outlook (PST), you can easily repair such corrupted, inaccessible MS Outlook PST file. It is secure and easy to use. Follow these steps to fix corrupt PST file.

Step 1: First you need to launch the software. After that, you could see three options to select a PST file.

  • Open PST File: If you know the location of your Outlook PST, file then choose this option Figure 1.
  • Find Outlook PST File: If you don’t know the location of your PST file, then choose this option Figure 2.
  • Select Outlook Profile: To find PST file associated with an Outlook Profile, choose this option Figure 3.
  • As per your requirement, choose an option.

Step 2: Next click on “Browse” button and select the PST file you want to repair and click Next Figure 4.

Step 3: In the next screen, you can see two different options for scanning.

  • Normal Scan: Go for this option, if your PST file is unable to open due to some errors or if the severity of PST file corruption is low.
  • Smart Scan: This option is ideal when you have deleted emails or any other Outlook data or when severity of PST file corruption is high.
  • Choose the level of scanning depending upon your requirements Figure 5.

Step 4: Click on Repair option to start the repairing process Figure 6.

Now, you just need to import the repaired file to access all your items.

Though Remo PST repair tool follows safe and lucid approach when dealing with damaged and inaccessible Outlook data files, still it's well worth to follow certain precautionary measures. Here’re some of them to consider:

  • Scan your Outlook data file so often to find out any error
  • Never forget of backing up Outlook PST file
  • Split an oversized PST file before it arouses problems