Corruption of an Outlook OST file is fairly a common occurrence. OST file goes into a corruption state due to various factors. These factors include, unexpected shutdown of Microsoft Outlook, malicious virus, synchronization error, power outage, network connection failure, failure related to data storage, etc. All these reasons directly result into corruption of OST file. Anyways, the bad effect of the OST corruption is the inaccessibility of data. It becomes impossible to use an Outlook application as OST file is an important part of it. Even after knowing this bitter fact, Outlook application is used by large number of users. It is true that OST file is prone to corruption, but it is possible to overcome the bad effect that is inaccessibility of data with the aid of a latest backup.
However, if backup is not updated or maintained, then a help from a reliable third party tool proves beneficial. Ample of software are available in the market. Out of them, Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Desktop is one of them.
This tool is ruckus free solution to convert OST to PST within small amount of time. The tool provides a facility of a free demo version for the evaluation of the overall features of the tool. In demo version, all the recovered data of OST objects, such as contacts, attachments, appointments, journal, tasks, events, calendar-entries, etc can be previewed. But, it does not permit to save the recovered data. This facility proves quite good especially at times of doing selection of any third party tool. Demo version is the best option to gain some knowledge about the product and its features.
Some of the key features of Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Desktop are as follows:
- The tool recovers OST objects and performs conversion of OST data into PST.
- It employs advanced scan if OST data cannot be recovered through normal scan.
- It performs restoration of the formatting of RTF and HTML messages.
- Developed with interactive user interface, the tool is easy to operate.
- It performs recovery of OST files created in MS-Outlook 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002, and 2000.
- It works well with Windows 7, Vista, Server 2003, XP, and 2000.