The solution for handling the common MS Outlook errors which occur during the send receive operation of emails. After doing a lot of brainstorming I pointed out that what a PST file is and why these errors take place. Hope it will provide a solution to all your queries. So without wasting time, let’s get started.
What is PST File
PST signify “Personal Storage Table”. Which is kind of a Backup System for the MS Outlook. It is a file format that stores copies of messages, events, calendars, and other data entities within Microsoft applications.
The key goal of the PST file is to store archived data from the mail server to make it available for offline use and to store the OST files (Outlook storage table) also. It becomes easier to save mail server storage space by saving data over PST files.
PST’s are supported by multiple Microsoft applications like
Common Errors of Outlook PST:
Reasons of Common Outlook Errors
There are multiple reasons which could be a cause to the dawn of these errors.
How to Remove PST Errors
Problems are made to be resolved and when it comes to PST, there are various methods to resolve PST error(s). Some are provided by Microsoft itself and some are precautions that you can take during the handling of PST.
The easy way to fix up these common Microsoft Outlook PST error(s) is to the use tool provided by the Microsoft itself, which is “Inbox Repair tool (SCANPST.EXE)”. It helps out to solve .pst and .ost files. This tools check for all outlook files over your PC, that they’re good in shape or not and fix them. Below is the Method to use SCANPST.EXE
But it is possible that some of the errors can’t be resolved so for that you can go for automated tools available in the Market/Internet. One which I found useful was Outlook PST Repair Tool. The Tool is good enough to repair PST files. You can rely on it.
Most of the errors are due to massive sized PST files, which are exceeding the defined limit size. If you take precautions then there are really fewer chances you to get trapped into errors or failures. If still there are failures, then the method mentioned above will help you out in most of the cases.
So, these were easy ways to fix up common MS Outlook (2019/2016/2013) PST errors.