How to Convert Outlook OST to PST?

 May 11, 2016      

Outlook is making to feel hectic! Today morning when I tried to open my Outlook profile it is inaccessible or OST file might be corrupted”. I have posted my problem in many forums but didn’t get any reliable solution for it. I need all the data from it. Any suggestions will be gratefully appreciated.

In what situations you need to convert OST file to PST?

  • When you want to access Outlook emails in other computer
  • OST files got corrupted
  • Severe damage of OST file due to virus
  • Due to synchronization errors

You might stick with problems like above. In that case, don’t bother much because there are many options available to you to get back data from it. But, the finest option you have is by converting OST file to PST. Let’s have a look on it.

Exchange OST to PST converter software

Converting OST file to PST file is made easier by using Yodot OST to PST Converter application. It is read only software which will convert OST file without modifying the source contents of the file. This tool is very helpful in fixing damaged PST file. After converting, this program facilitates original folder structure. The utility has an ability to convert OST file even it is password protected. An extra option will be provided to search OST file location, if you unaware of it. This software supports Microsoft Exchange 5.0, 5.5, 2000, 2003, 2007 and 2010. All you need is a system with an Windows operating system (Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows server 2003 and 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10) to execute the tool.

Procedure to use the application

To initiate the process, download Yodot OST to PST Converter tool -> Complete installation steps by following on screen instructions -> On the main screen you will be provided by two options “Open OST File” and “Find OST File” -> Select first option, if you know the exact location of file. If not, choose second option -> After picking up suitable option, allocate the destination path to save file -> Now, click on ‘Covert’ button to start conversion process -> Let the utility convert the file, it may take few minutes -> Once it is done, you will get a message “OST File Conversion Completed” -> Finally, you will be able to access the data in it.