Convert OST to PST

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Microsoft Outlook
There is no method to recover .OST file. But my friend said to me about transformation OST to PST. Someone knows how to do it?

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Microsoft doesn’t provide tools to transformation ost to pst, you will need to search on the Internet for this kind of tools. In my knowledge, this OST to PST Conversion tool has good customer review. This tool uses secure algorithm to recover and convert OST files to importable Outlook (.PST) files. Before executing this migration procedure, be sure that Outlook must not be connected with Exchange Server and Outlook installation is required. You should visit microsoft technet forum site for once, may be you will get another useful answer. 

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  • Subhendu Sen
    You can try with ost integrity check tool/scanost.exe to repair the same. However, it depends on OL version also.
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  • KumarSandeep
    Firstly if you want to recover OST file than you can use Microsoft Inbuilt Tool scanOST.exe. It scans OST file for errors and repairs it.
    However if you want to convert OST to PST you can use manual method.One of the easiest way is to export OST data in PST file
    • Open Outlook and go to File Menu
    • Go to account settings and click new. This will create a new PST file
    • Now Copy the data from old OST file and paste it in PST file.
    This way your OST data is exported to PST file.
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  • 8586virat
    • Open Microsoft Outlook.
    • Click the File menu.
    • Choose the Import and Export Wizard or press 't'.
    • Click the Export to a file option from the list >>Next.
    • Select Personal File Folder (.pst) >>Next.
    • Choose the Items to be exported or Click on parent root and check the Include subfolders option.
    • Browse and choose the target folder to save the items.
    • Finish.

    The above method is based on Microsoft Office 2003 Professional Edition. Options may vary in Microsoft Office other versions.

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  • bobmaria57
    You can simply try Scanost.exe tool to recover your corrupt or inaccessible Outlook OST file.
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  • ToddN2000
    You can also try the answer post to this site a while back found here
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  • Eddie0amell

    You can convert OST file to PST by Import & Export feature of Microsoft, please follow the given steps:

    Step 1: Launch Microsoft Outlook on your system.

    Step 2: Click File tab, then click Open > Import.

    Step 3: In Import and Export Wizard, choose an action to perform: Export to a file. click Next.

    Step 4: Now select Outlook data file (.pst) in the list, and click Next .

    Step 5: Select the mailbox folder that you want to export from. click Next .

    Step 6: Now you can see the selected PST file. Also, you can check other options given there. Click Finish to start the process.

    Step 7: Within a couple of minutes the process is completed. You can now check the new Outlook data file at the location you defined earlier.

    If this method doesn't work then download the OPT to PST Converter of Sysinfotools from the internet.

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  • johnkerrytech
    Read this forums:
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