Tuesday, May 19, 2020

How to Perform OST to PST Recovery

OST (Offline Storage Table) file is a copy of Outlook mailboxes that keeps all the emails as .ost extension file name. When users turn on the cached mode during the installation of the MS Outlook application, then the OST file auto-created if the Outlook synchronized with Exchange Server. If your Exchange Server becomes down, then you can copy all emails from the OST file and successfully open with MS Outlook. The OST file does not open by default; therefore, you need to copy their email with the manual process. Or, you can use a third-party application to recover then emails of OST file as PST file format.

Let's Know Methods to Recover OST File as PST

Two methods will help you to recover OST file in the form of PST file, which is the following:-
  • Use Archive Methods to Save OST Email as PST
  • Recover OST as PST using a third-party tool.
These two methods are given by experts that will help you to recover OST emails as a PST file when your Exchange Server becomes down. Let's know both ways in detail which is given below:-

Method 1. Use Archive to Save OST Email as PST

The archiving methods is helpful to move emails, contacts calendars, etc. from OST to PST file.

  1. Start the Outlook Application. 
  2. After that, click on the File menu and go to the Archive option.
  3. Now, select the defined OST file that you need to archive.
  4. Chose destination location using the Browse button for saving the selected archived file as a PST file.
  5. Finally, click on the Finish option.

Method 2. A Direct Way for OST to PST Recovery

OST to PST Converter Tool is a direct way to recover OST file as PST file without any data loss. When your Exchange Server becomes down, and you need to copy emails from the OST file, then use this software and successfully perform OST to PST Recovery with given steps following.

Recover OST File with Given the Following Steps:-

  1. Install and Run OST to PST Recovery Tool.
  2. Click on the Add File button and select the OST file.
  3. Choose the recovery mode and scans the selected OST file.
  4. Click on the recovered items and previews them.
  5. Click on Save button and select Save as PST option then save OST file as PST file format.


Post a Comment