After Moving PST file, I Cannot Access My Outlook Data File

 November 29, 2016      

Issue with Outlook data files

One of the issue that many a number of Outlook users experienced is PST (Personal Storage Table) file inaccessibility after moving it to another storage location. Some people encountered that their entire moved items were not accessible and in other cases, only a few of the items were not opening in a right way.

This is a restless situation to many and of course losing vital data is not a silly thing. At this stage of the problem, some users came questioning, if their Outlook data files are completely damaged – Is it possible to retrieve those PST files safely? – Are they lost completely forever and so on.

This article mainly concentrates on solution to get back PST data files facing above-mentioned issue whereby Outlook data file cannot be accessed after moving PST. It’s good to know that your damaged files are not lost permanently, it can be fixed by following relevant repair methods. When your Outlook data remains inaccessible it could notify some error messages and there could involve various causes for this problem to occur; like file oversize issues, file corruptions, logical errors, application errors, synchronization problems, conflicts with Outlook Exchange Server; even though care is taken while moving PST files. Firstly, run the inbuilt SCANPST utility in Outlook application. This can surely fix all minor issues with your data files.  If you don’t succeed with this approach go with software repair solution – Yodot Outlook PST Repair.

Accessing Outlook data via repair application

A deep scanning mechanism in Yodot, scans entire Outlook profile and retrieves required data in an easier way. All sort of Outlook errors can be easily handled by this tool, so you don’t have to worry if you are not able to find the root cause of the problem. However, corrupted or broken PST files are safely retrieved and a new healthy PST file will be recreated in the same form as your original file, presenting it in a user-convenient way. Run this application on any version of Windows OS- Windows Vista/XP/7/8/8.1/10/Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems. You can observe that it is a very friendly application and file repair operation can be carried out effortlessly by any individual users. It can also be termed as a multi-purpose tool as it has got options to find lost PST files and even to repair entire Outlook profile.

Go through the following steps to perform PST file repair operation:

Step 1: Place here your cursor to get the application downloaded on your Windows system

Step 2: Make the tool installation as directed and run the program

Step 3: You see three different options on main screen: Find PST, Open PST and Select Outlook Profile. Click on Open PST option to browse moved inaccessible data files

Step 4: Locate your Outlook file location on your device. Click on Next button

Step 5: Proceed by choosing a suitable scan method- Smart Scan or Normal Scan

Step 6: Navigate the location of your Outlook files by clicking on Browse button. Tap on Next button

Step 7: Press Repair button to begin the process

Step 8: After completion of repair, view your Outlook data files