Microsoft Outlook is widely used email client program by the Windows users. It plays an important role when it comes to sending, receiving emails and managing Outlook business data whether its notes, appointments, journal, calendar etc. although, Outlook has been extensively used since long and is really easy to access the stored PST files, still the probability of its corruption cannot be ruled out. Microsoft has devised an inbuilt scanpst.exe that works as inbox repair tool to repair minor pst file corruption. But at times, users find it difficult to locate this inbuilt utility as it remains hidden in the folder. Even though when the users are able to locate it by enabling show hidden folder options, at times it behaves in strange manner and fail to scan the PST files. When the users try to run the Scanpst.exe by clicking it, there appears an error message that says “Scanpst.exe Entry Point Not Found Error”. Thus the users can easily use Outlook PST repair software for easy way to fix scanpst.exe Entry Point Not Found Error.
About the software
Outlook pst repair software is one of the most reliable tool in the Outlook segment. The tool is best in the class to repair the damaged pst files probably due to any reasons such as pst header corruption, broken pst files, virus attack and due to over sized pst files. The tool is capable to repair the pst files to access the Outlook data such as emails, attachments, notes, tasks etc. The software is noted for its flawless scanning algorithm based on quick and advanced scan options. The free trial version of the software can be used for analyzing and scanning the pst files before switching to the licensed version of the software.
Feature of the software
Outlook PST repair software is an appropriate tool to repair corrupted pst files. It is capable to deep scan the pst files to repair all sorts of corruption and other Outlook related issues. Some of the noted features of the software are:
- it repairs the damaged or corrupted pst files.
- It splits the over sized pst files into subsequent smaller files to overcome corruption
- it repairs the password protected pst files.
- It recovers deleted mails and makes it accessible for the Outlook users.
- It supports various Outlook versions including Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, Outlook 2007 and 2010.
Q) How to repair Oversized corrupted PST file?
Ans- When the PST files becomes oversized exceeding 2 GB, it is likely to get corrupted. Thus it is better to use third party PST repair software to overcome corruption due to oversized PST files as scanpst.exe fails to repair the files.
Q) What to do when Scanpst.exe hangs?
Ans- Although, Scanpst.exe is an inbuilt utility present in every Outlook versions but it has certain limitation and cannot repair severely corrupted PST file due virus corruption or when its size crosses 2 GB mark. Therefore, it is recommended to use Outlook PST repair software that recovers corrupted PST files in every scenario.
Q) Unable to find Scanpst.exe location? What to do?
Ans- Scanpst.exe is an inbuilt utility that has been designed by Microsoft. But it is located in hidden folders and its location varies according to the Outlook version. The location depends according to the Windows OS and Outlook versions. Thus it is difficult for novice to locate it. Comparatively, it is much better to use this recommended software to repair PST file corruption.
Q) Does Scanpst.exe fails to resolve severe corruption?
Ans- yes, it is true that Scanpst.exe is known to resolve minor corruption only. However, if the PST file is severely damaged due to virus infection, header file corruption and oversized PST file, it is unable to resolve the issue. But Outlook users need not worry as Outlook PST repair tool is there to resolve the above issues too.
Step-1: Download and install Outlook PST repair tool and select the the pst files to be repaired.
Step-2: Start the scanning process by clicking on start button.
Step-3 Scanning process can be stopped anytime if desired.
Step-4: Get the preview of the pst files to be repaired before repairing them.
Step-5: specify the location to save the repaired files
Step 6: the cognitive bar confirms the saving process.
Step 7: after saving the files on the specific location, access the pst files easily.
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