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How to repair PST files in outlook 2013.

  1. If your Microsoft Outlook PST File won’t open or you suspect that the data file is damaged, use the Inbox Repair tool (Scanpst.exe) to diagnose and repair errors in the file.outlook 2013 1 microsoft message
  2. Click on start button and select file explorer.outlook 2013 2 file explorer
  3. If you want to search whole PC, you will be select This PC item into drop-down lists.outlook 2013 3 this pc item
  4. Type Scanpst in search box.outlook 2013 4 search box
  5. Double-click Scanpst.exe.outlook 2013 5 scanpst file
  6. In the Enter the name of the file you want to scan box, enter the name of the .PST file you want the tool to check, or click Browse to select the file. Click Start.outlook 2013 6 check file
  7. If the scan finds errors, you’re prompted to start the repair process to fix them. In the Enter name of backup file box, enter a new name, or click Browse to select the file you want to use. Click Repair.outlook 2013 7 repair file
  8. A copy of the log file is saved to the same folder as the .PST file. Start Outlook with the profile that contains the Outlook Data File that you repaired. Switch to the Folder List view in the folder pane by pressing Ctrl+6.


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